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