The Madonna with the Monkey, Albrecht Dürer
Albrecht Dürer
The Madonna with the Monkey
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Albrecht Dürer

The Madonna with the Monkey, ca. 1498


Blatt
193 x 124 mm
Physical Description
Monogrammed copperplate on ribbed laid paper
Inventory Number
62760
Object Number
62760 D
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
The Madonna with the Monkey
Artist
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
Monogrammed copperplate on ribbed laid paper
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert unten Mitte: AD
Work Catalogues
  • Bartsch VII.60.42
  • Meder 1932.82.30
  • Schoch/Mende/ Scherbaum 1.70.20
  • Hollstein German VII.26.30
  • TIB 1001.042

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 11F42 Madonna: Mary sitting or enthroned, the Christ-child in her lap (or in front of her bosom) (Mary sometimes represented half-length)
  • 11F715 Christ-child holding something in his hand, e.g. apple, bird, cherries, crucifix, grapes, paper wind-mill ~ Madonna-representations
  • 25F3 birds
  • 25F22 monkeys, apes
  • 25H2 landscapes with waters, waterscapes, seascapes (in the temperate zone)
Secondary
  • 25I3 farm or solitary house in landscape

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04.08.2020