The Swiss war, with fighting infantry in the foreground, a town and mountains in the background

Details

  • Title

    The Swiss war, with fighting infantry in the foreground, a town and mountains in the background

  • Artist/maker

    Hieronymous Andreae (active 1556 - 1556) (block cutter)
    Benedictus Chelidonius (1460 - 1521) (author)
    Wolf Traut (c. 1485 - 1520) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1515
  • Material and technique

    woodcut on laid paper with letterpress

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    image 22.1 x 14.8 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.

    WA1863.10891

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Further reading

Meder, Josef, Dürer-Katalog, ein Handbuch über Albrecht Dürers Stiche, Radierungen, Holzschnitte, deren Zustände, Ausgaben und Wasserzeichen (Wien: Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 1932), 251.C.16

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