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Melencolia I

A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1514

Artist:

Albrecht Dürer
German, 1471-1528

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Albrecht Dürer

Title

Melencolia I

Origin

Germany

Date

Made 1514

Medium

Engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

241 × 187 mm (image); 243 × 190 mm (plate); 251 × 198 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Potter Palmer, Jr.

Reference Number

1956.947

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