Ornament with Owl Mocked by Day Birds

A work made of engraving on buff laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving on buff laid paper.

Date:

c. 1474

Artist:

Martin Schongauer
German, c. 1430/50-1491

About this artwork

On View

Prints and Drawings, Gallery 238

Artist

Martin Schongauer

Title

Ornament with Owl Mocked by Day Birds

Origin

Germany

Date

1469–1479

Medium

Engraving on buff laid paper

Dimensions

142 × 102 mm (image/plate); 146 × 103 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Potter Palmer, Jr.

Reference Number

1956.919

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