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The Lady on Horseback and the Lansquenet
  • Johan Wierix, artist
    born: Antwerp, Habsburg Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Brussels, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
    Albrecht Dürer
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • The Lady on Horseback and the Lansquenet, 1561 or 1565
  • Where object was made: Flanders
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 106 x 76 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 108 x 78 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 3 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 1/4 x 3 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0022

Engraving is attached to album page. Image of woman riding side-saddle on a horse. Her hand is on a man's shoulder. He holds a lance and stands on the ground.