Coat-of-Arms of Death, Albrecht Dürer
Albrecht Dürer
Coat-of-Arms of Death
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Albrecht Dürer

Coat-of-Arms of Death, 1503


Blatt
220 x 158 mm
Inventory Number
31416
Object Number
31416 D
Status
Can be presented in the study hall of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Coat-of-Arms of Death
Artist (male)
Period Produced
Object Type
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Datiert unten Mitte: 1503
Monogrammiert auf der Tafel unten: AD
Work Catalogues
  • Bartsch VII.109.101
  • Meder 1932.109.98
  • Schoch/Mende/ Scherbaum 1.105.37
  • Hollstein German VII.89.98
  • TIB 1001.101

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif

Iconclass

Primary
  • 33C23 couple of lovers
  • 33A711 unequal partners
  • 31D15 adult woman
  • 31A44411 wild man, wodewose, woodehouse
  • 44B194 coat of arms (symbol of sovereignty)
  • 31F11 death's head, skull (symbol of Death)
Secondary

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11.06.2019