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Exhibition checklist: "Albrecht Dürer: Impressions of the Renaissance"

Albrecht Dürer: Impressions of the Renaissance
Prints and Drawings Galleries
November 14 - December 24, 2009

CHECKLIST

All works are from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, unless otherwise stated. Dimensions are given with height followed by width.

Prints by Albrecht Dürer (German 1471-1528)

Adam and Eve, 1504
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a bull's head (Meder 62)
9 13/16 x 7 9/16 inches (platemark); 10 x 7 11/16 inches (sheet)
Meder iib or c of iid
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.14

Christ in Limbo, 1512
From the series The Engraved Passion
Engraving and drypoint in black ink on cream laid paper
4 9/16 x 2 15/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder a of e
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.16.n

The Entombment, 1512
From the series The Engraved Passion
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
4 11/16 x 2 15/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder a of e
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.16m

Erasmus of Rotterdam, 1526
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper 
9 11/16 x 7 9/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder f of i (posthumous, mid-sixteenth century)
Gift of Mrs. Samuel C. Harvey (Katherine Farnum, class of 1914), from the collection of her father Professor Henry W. Farnum
1955.1.3

Hercules at the Crossroads, c. 1498
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a small jug (Meder 158)
12 ¾ x 8 13/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder iib of iiif
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.30

Knight, Death, and the Devil, 1513
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
9 11/16 x 7 ½ inches (trimmed within platemark)
Meder g of g (posthumous)
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.47

The Large Horse, 1505
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
6 9/16 x 4 11/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder b of f
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.51

Melencolia I, 1514
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
9 9/16 x 7 ½ inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder iic of f
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.31

Nemesis or "The Large Fortune," 1501-02
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a high crown (Meder 20)
13 1/8 x 9 1/8 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder iib of f
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.43

Philip Melanchthon, 1526
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a small jug (Meder 158)
7 x 5 1/16 inches (platemark); 7 1/16 x 5 3/16 inches (sheet)
Meder c or d of f
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.49

Samson and the Lion
Woodcut in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a crown
15 1/8 x 11 1/16 inches (sheet, trimmed along borderline)
Anonymous Loan

The Satyr Family, 1505
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
4 7/16 x 2 13/16 inches (trimmed within platemark)
Meder a of d
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.29

The Sea Monster, c. 1498
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
9 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches (trimmed within platemark)
Meder k/k (posthumous, late sixteenth century)
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.42

St. Anthony, 1519
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
3 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches (trimmed within platemark)
Meder a of d
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.24

St. Eustace, c. 1501
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
14 1/8 x 10 ¼ inches (trimmed along platemark)
Gift of Mrs. Samuel C. Harvey (Katherine Farnum, class of 1914), from the collection of her father Professor Henry W. Farnum
1955.1.5

St. Jerome Penitent in the Wilderness, c. 1496
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a crowned city crest
12 9/16 x 8 ¾ inches (platemark); 12 15/16 x 9 1/8 inches (sheet)
Meder d of g (posthumous, c. 1550)
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.26

St. Jerome in his Study, 1514
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
9 ¾ x 7 ½ inches (trimmed within platemark)
Meder b of f
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.25

Willibald Pirckheimer, 1524
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a small jug
7 1/8 x 4 7/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder ib of ii
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.50

The Young Couple Reminded of Transience; or the Promenade, c. 1498
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a bear
7 ¾ x 4 11/16 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Meder c-d of k (1525-40)
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.46 

 

Works by Dürer's Contemporaries

Heinrich Aldegrever (German 1502-after 1555)
Self-Portrait
, 1530
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
5 ¾ x 4 1/16 inches (trimmed within platemark)
Bartsch 188, only state
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.1

Albrecht Altdorfer (German c. 1480-1530)
Horatius Cocles Leaping into the Tiber
, 1520-26
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
2 5/8 x 1 ½ inches (platemark); 2 7/8 x 1 13/16 inches (sheet)
Only state
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.2

Hans Sebald Beham (German 1500-1550)
Misfortune
, c. 1541
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
3 1/16 x 2 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Bartsch 141, Pauli 144 iii/iv
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.5

Giulio Campagnola (?) (after Andrea Mantegna)
(Italian 1482-1515)
The Corselet Bearers
, c. 1498
From the series The Triumphs of Caesar
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
10 x 10 1/8 inches (platemark); 10 3/16 x 10 3/16 inches (sheet)
Purchase, Louise Woodruff Johnston, class of 1922, Fund
1972.37

Lucas Cranach the Elder (German 1472-1553)
The Penitence of St. Jerome
, 1509
Woodcut in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark of a small jug
13 ¼ x 9 inches (trimmed along border)
Purchase, Adolf Katzenellenbogen Memorial Fund
1966.24 

Marco Dente da Ravenna (Italian active 1515-1527)
(after Raphael or Giulio Romano)
Fortitude
, c. 1516-20
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with a watermark; only state
10 1/16 x 7 1/8 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Purchase, Mary Elizabeth Weitzel Gibbons, class of 1951, Fund
1999.4.1

Georg Pencz (German c. 1500-1550)
Musica

From the series The Liberal Arts
Engraving in black ink on buff laid paper
2 7/8 x 2 inches (trimmed along platemark)
Hollstein 86
Gift of the estate of H. Diane Russell, class of 1958
2004.19.4

Georg Pencz (German c. 1500-1550)
The Six Triumphs of Petrarch
, c. 1539
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.61.a-f
a.The Triumph of Love
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
5 15/16 x 8 3/16 inches (platemark); 6 3/16 x 8 ½ inches (sheet)
Bartsch 117, Hollstein 97, Landau 116; only state
b.The Triumph of Chastity
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with an unidentified watermark (fragment of a coat of arms?)
5 9/16 x 8 3/16 inches (platemark); 5 7/8 x 8 9/16 inches (sheet)
Bartsch 118, Hollstein 98, Landau 117; only state
c.The Triumph of Fame
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
5 9/16 x 8 ¼ inches (platemark); 5 13/16 x 8 7/16 inches (sheet)
Bartsch 119, Hollstein 99, Landau 118; only state
d.The Triumph of Time
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with an unidentified watermark (fragment of a coat of arms?)
5 15/16 x 8 3/16 inches (platemark); 6 1/8 x 8 7/16 inches (sheet)
Bartsch 120, Hollstein 100, Landau 119
e.The Triumph of Death
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper with an unidentified watermark (fragment of a coat of arms?)
5 15/16 x 8 5/16 inches (platemark); 6 ¼ x 8 9/16 inches (sheet)
f.The Triumph of Eternity
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
6 x 8 ¼ inches (platemark); 6 ¼ x 8 ½ inches (sheet)

George Pencz (German c. 1500-1550) (after Giulio Romano)
The Storming of New Carthage
, 1539
Published by Antonio Salamanca in Rome
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper adhered to a decorative cream laid mount
16 7/16 x 22 1/8 inches (sheet); 17 5/16 x 22 15/16 inches (mount)
Third state
Purchase, Francis Woolsey and Helen Silkman Bronson, class of 1924, Fund
1994.10.3

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian c. 1480-c. 1534)
The Massacre of the Innocents
, c. 1513-15
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
10 13/16 x 16 13/16 inches (platemark); 10 7/8 x 16 13/16 inches (sheet)
Gift of Mrs. Felix M. Warburg and her children
1941.1.56

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian c. 1480-c. 1534)
Quos Ego (Neptune Calming the Tempest which Aeolus Raised against Aeneas' Fleet
, c. 1515-16
Engraving in black ink on cream laid paper
16 x 12 ¾ inches (trimmed along the platemark)
Purchase, Suzette Morton Davidson, class of 1934, Fund
1980.41

Antiquities from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

1st c BCE - 1st c (Late Hellenistic - Early Roman)
Campana relief of Satyr with Thyrsis

Terracotta
8 3/4 x 6 x 1 3/8 inches
Transfer from Vassar College Classics Department, 1968
CC23.079

1st c BCE (Late Hellenistic)
Fragment of campana relief, moulded with winged putto (Eros) playing lyre, with foliate scroll and surmounted with frieze of palmette chain

Terracotta
7 ½ x 8 7/8 x 1 3/8 inches
Transfer from Vassar College Classics Department, 1968
CC23.322

1st c BCE - 1st c (Late Hellenistic - Early Roman)
Fragmentary campana relief with head and wing of Victory

Terracotta
5 ½ x 5 ½ x 1 1/8 inches
Transfer from Vassar College Classics Department, 1968
CC23.320

5th c - 6th c BCE (Archaic
Medusa head antefix
Terracotta, with traces of red and blue colors
6 x 9 x 2 1/8 inches
Transfer from Vassar College Classics Department, 1968
CC23.052

Books on Loan from Special Collections, Vassar College Library

Albrecht Dürer (German 1471-1528)
Albertus Durerus Nurembergensis pictor huius aetatis celeberrimus, versus è Germanica lingua in Latinum ...

Paris: Christiani Wecheli ..., 1535
Courtesy of Special Collections, Vassar College Library
[On geometrical drawing and Roman and Gothic lettering]

Hartmann Schedel (German 1440-1514)
Registrum huius operas Libri cronicarum cu[m] figures et ymagi[ni]bus ab inicio mu[n]di

Nuremberg: Anthonius Koberger Nuremberge impressit..., 1493
Courtesy of Special Collections, Vassar College Library
[Latin edition of Nuremberg Chronicle]

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