The Nativity

Details

  • Title

    The Nativity

  • Artist/maker

    Albrecht Dürer (1471 - 1528) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1504
  • Material and technique

    engraving on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 18.5 x 12.2 cm (height x width)
    mount 23.7 x 17.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by John Ruskin to the Ruskin Drawing School (University of Oxford), 1875.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA.RS.RUD.067.a

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Further reading

Ruskin, John, Instructions in Practice of Elementary Drawing, Arranged with Reference to the First Series of Examples in the Drawings Schools of the University of Oxford (n.p., [1872]), Rudimentary no. 67

Bartsch, Adam von, Le Peintre Graveur, 21 vols (Vienna: J. von Degen, 1803-1821), vol. VII, pp. 31-3, no. 2

Ruskin, John, Instructions in the Preliminary Exercises Arranged for the Lower Drawing-School (London: Smith, Elder, 1872), Rudimentary no. 67

Ruskin, John, Instructions in the Preliminary Exercise Arranged For the Lower Drawing-School (London: Spottiswoode, 1873), Rudimentary no. 67

Ruskin, John, ‘Rudimentary Series 1878’, 1878, Oxford, Oxford University Archives, Rudimentary no. 67

Ruskin, John, ‘The Ruskin Art Collection at Oxford: Catalogues, Notes and Instructions’, Edward T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn, eds, The Works of John Ruskin: Library Edition, 39 (London: George Allen, 1903-1912), 21, Rudimentary no. 67

Meder, Josef, Dürer-Katalog, ein Handbuch über Albrecht Dürers Stiche, Radierungen, Holzschnitte, deren Zustände, Ausgaben und Wasserzeichen (Wien: Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 1932), 2

Hollstein, F. W. H., Hollstein German: Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts, ca. 1400-1700 (Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1954-), 2

Bartsch, Adam von, The Illustrated Bartsch, Walter L. Strauss ed. (New York: Abaris Books, 1978-), no. 1001.2

Ruskin, John, The Ruskin Art Collection at Oxford: Catalogue of the Rudimentary Series, in the Arrangement of 1873, ed. Robert Hewison (London: Lion and Unicorn Press, 1984), Rudimentary no. 67.a, RUD.067.c

Schoch, Rainer, Mende, Matthias, and Scherbaum, Anna, Albrecht Dürer: das druckgraphische Werk, 3 (Munich/London/New York: Prestel, 2001-2004), 40

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