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Luther als Junker Jörg (Martin Luther as Junker Jörg)
  • Hans Sebald Beham, artist
    1500–1550
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Frankfurt, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Germany
    Lucas Cranach the elder
    1472–1553
    born: Kronach, Prince-Bishopric of Bamberg (present-day Germany) ; died: Weimar, Electorate of Saxony (present-day Germany)
  • Luther als Junker Jörg (Martin Luther as Junker Jörg), 1522
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • woodcut
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 215 x 175 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8.46 x 6.89 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 215 x 175 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 7/16 x 6 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0014
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Bust-length portrait of single male figure (Martin Luther) with mustache and beard, looking out toward the upper right, head shown in 3/4 view.