Vanity: Allegorical female figure seated on a dragon

Details

  • Title

    Vanity: Allegorical female figure seated on a dragon

  • Artist/maker

    after Peregrino da Cesena (active 1490 - 1520)
    Albrecht Altdorfer (c. 1480 - 1538) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1506
  • Material and technique

    engraving on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    plate 9.9 x 7.5 cm (height x width)
    sheet 10.1 x 7.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.2782

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Further reading

Hollstein, F. W. H., The New Hollstein German: Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts, ca. 1400-1700 (Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, 1996-), E.52

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