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Landscape with a Large Cannon

Dürer, Albrecht (1471-1528)

Etching on laid paper


Albrecht Dürer, Landscape with a Large Cannon

Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

Landscape with a Large Cannon, 1518

Iron etching on laid paper

21.60h x 31.90w cm

Framed: Frame: 18 3/4 x 23 x 1 1/8 in.


Dimensions:  216 x 318 mm. 8 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.

References: Bartsch 99; Meder 96a, before the rust; Schoch, Mende, and Scherbaum 85
Watermark:  Small high crown, Briquet 4960, Meder 31 (This is the watermark that Meder describes for the print as Meder a before the rust.)
Provenance:  Junius Spencer Morgan (1867-1932, Princeton/Paris), Lugt 1536;
Private Collection, U.S.A.;
And by descent to present
Impression: Very, very fine
Condition: Excellent, trimmed to and just within the platemark