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Holy Family with Three Hares
  • Albrecht Dürer
    1471–1528
    born: Nuremburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Holy Family with Three Hares, 1498
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • woodcut
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 393 x 285 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 15 1/2 x 11 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 393 x 285 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/2 x 11 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Bequest of George and Annette Cross Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0149
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Virgin seated in the center holding the Christ child who is holding a book. Saint Joseph is standing at right. Two angels hold a crown above the head of the Virgin. In the foreground are three rabbits.