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Agony in the Garden
  • Albrecht Dürer
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Agony in the Garden, 1515
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching on iron
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 222 x 159 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 3/4 x 6 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0089

Male figure (Christ) is kneeling in front of rock. Above the rock is a head with curly hair and a goblet with a cross. On the left side of the print is a group of figures, kneeling, with their hand covering their faces.