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Man of Sorrows
  • Albrecht Dürer
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Man of Sorrows, 1515
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 112 x 69 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 116 x 72 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/8 x 2 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 9/16 x 2 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0204

Seated figure (Christ). He is holding his left hand at his heart. There are stigmas on his hands. There are rays of light coming from his head.