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The Lamentation

A work made of engraving, printed in black, on off-white laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving, printed in black, on off-white laid paper.

Date:

c. 1480

Artist:

Israhel van Meckenem the Younger
German, c. 1440/45-1503

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Israhel van Meckenem, the younger

Title

The Lamentation

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1475–1485

Medium

Engraving, printed in black, on off-white laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 21.3 × 14.9 cm (8 7/16 × 5 7/8 in.); Sheet trimmed within platemark: 22.4 × 15.1 cm (8 7/8 × 6 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Potter Palmer, Jr.

Reference Number

1956.831

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