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St. Catherine of Alexandria

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Date:
1490–1528
Medium:
Pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
6 1/2 x 2 15/16 in. (16.5 x 7.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
19.75
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: Verso, bottom right, in graphite: 19.75

    Marking: Recto, bottom right: MMA stamp
    Verso: illegible black chalk sketch
    Verso, bottom right: MMA stamp

    On former mount:
    Collector's mark of Ambrose Poynter (Lugt 161)
    Collector's mark of Thomas Banks (Lugt 2423)
    Collector's mark of Edward John Poynter (Lugt 874)

  • Provenance

    Thomas Banks (British, Lambeth baptised 1738–1805 London); Lavinia Forster (British, Rome 1774–1858), daughter of the preceding, then by descent; Ambrose Poynter (British, London 1796–1886 Dover); Sir Edward John Poynter (British (born France), Paris 1836–1919 London); Sotheby's, London, April 24–25, 1918, lot 244 (£1110 to Douglas); Vendor: Robert Langton Douglas (British, London 1864–1951)

  • Exhibition History

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 17, 1995–August 20, 1995.

  • References

    Stijn Alsteens, Freyda Spira Dürer and Beyond: Central European Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1400-1700 Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2012, p. ix, fig. 1, ill.

    Sir William Martin Conway The Art of Albrecht Dürer Ex. cat. Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Liverpool, Apr 16-Jun 11, 1910, cat. no. 510, p. 30.

    Campbell Dodgson "Notes and Sketches by Albrecht Dürer" Dürer Society. Dürer Society, vol. 12, London, 1911, cat. no. under no. I, p. 7.

    Campbell Dodgson "Vasari Society for the Reproduction of Drawings by Old Masters: part 6" (first series, 1905-15). The Vasari Society for the Reproduction of Drawings by Old Masters, London, 1910-1911, cat. no. 24, fig. no. 24, ill.

    Sotheby's, London, sale April 25, 1918. Sotheby's, London, London, 1918, cat. no. 244, p. 51.

    Bryson Burroughs "Drawings from the Pembroke Collection." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 14, no. 6, New York, June 1919, pp. 138-39, ill.

    Frits Lugt Les marques de collections de dessins et d'estampes. Marques estampillés et écrites de collections particulières et publiques. Marques de marchands, de monteurs, et d'imprimeurs. Cachets de vente d'artistes décédés. Marques de graveurs apposées.... Amsterdam, 1921, cat. no. 874.

    Friedrich Lippmann Zeichnungen von Albrecht Dürer in Nachbildungen. Edited by Friedrich Winkler, vol. 6, Berlin, 1927, cat. no. 682, p. 19.

    Hans Tietze, Erica Tietze-Conrat Kritisches Verzeichnis der Werke Albrecht Dürers. 2 Vols., Augsburg (v.1), Basel and Leipzig (v.2), 1928-1938, cat. no. v.2: A392, fig. no. A 392, pp. 132, 266., ill.

    Eduard Flechsig Albrecht Dürer: Sein Leben unde Seine Künstlerische Entwicklung. Berlin, 1931, cat. no. LVI, 682, Vol.1, p. 427.

    Anzeigar des Germanischen Museums. 1932-1933, fig. no. 60, ill.

    Hans Tietze "Dürer in Amerika." Anzeiger des Germanischen Nationalmuseums. Nuremberg, 1932-1933, fig. no. 60, pp. 89-90., ill.

    Hans Tietze "Dürer in America." Art Bulletin. vol. 15, no. 1, New York, March 1933, fig. no. 16, p. 260, ill.

    Franz Stadler Hans von Kulmbach. Vienna, 1936, p. 87.

    Friedrich Winkler Die Zeichnungen Albrecht Dürers. I-IV, Berlin, 1936, cat. no. Vol.1; 90, fig. no. 90, p. 66, ill.

    Walter Mehring European Drawings from the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Portfolio of Collotype Reproductions [Vol. 1: Italian Drawings; Vol. 2: Flemish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, and British drawings; Vol. 3: "New Series": Italian, Flemish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, and British drawings]. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 3 vols., New York, 1942-1944, also N.S., no. 26., cat. no. 15 (vol.2), fig. no. 15, ill.

    Erwin Panofsky Albrecht Dürer. 2 vols., Princeton, 1943, cat. no. Vol. 2, no. 854, Vol. 1, p. 91.

    Drawings and Prints by Albrecht Dürer. Ex. cat., March 17 - April 16, 1955. Morgan Library & Museum, 1955, p. 9.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Smithsonian Institution German Drawings. Masterpieces from Five Centuries. [Exhibition supplement]. May 10-Jun 10, 1956, cat. no. 164.

    Lisa Oehler "Das 'geschleuderte' Dürer-Monogram." Marburger Jahrbuch für Kunstwissenschaft. vol. 17, Marburg, 1959, fig. no. 29, p. 182, ill.

    Jacob Bean 100 European Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York Graphic Society, New York, 1964, cat. no. 80, fig. no. 80, ill.

    Charles W. Talbot, Jr., Gaillard F. Ravenel, Jay A. Levenson, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Dürer in America: His Graphic Work. Ex. cat. 1971, cat. no. IV, p. 32.

    Wolfgang Hütt Albrecht Dürer 1471 bis 1528: Das gesamte graphische Werk. Munich, 1971, p. 113, ill.

    Walter L. Strauss "Dürer's 'St. Catherine' and 'St. Barbara.'" Master Drawings. vol. 10, no. 1, 1972, fig. no. 15a, pp. 19-20, ill.

    Walter L. Strauss The Complete Drawings of Albrecht Dürer. New York, 1974, cat. no. Vol. II, p. 702, ill.

    National Gallery of Ireland Master European Drawings from the Collection of the National Gallery of Ireland. Ex. cat. "Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service and the National Gallery of Ireland and shown at: Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill ... [et al.].". Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1983, p. 54.

    Albert J. Elen, Jacob Voorthuis Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection Claimed by the State of the Netherlands. 1989, cat. no. under no. 149.



  • See also
334817:2

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