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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1842,0806.38

  • Description

    Tournament between man and woman; to the left, a naked man rides a unicorn, holding a rack as his armour; his opponent is a woman on a horse to the right, equipped with distaff; the entire background is covered by ornamental foliage, on which three birds are placed Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1450-1467
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 71 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 85 millimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Lehrs 1908-34 II.380.307 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1842

  • Acquisition notes

    1842,0806.1 to 321 were all purchased from W & G Smith, who had acquired the collection of Joseph Harding, from whom they all came. The acquisition was recommended to the Trustees by Josi on 31 March and 29 April 1841, but only purchased in 1842.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1842,0806.38

Tournament between man and woman; to the l, a naked man rides a unicorn, holding a rack as his armour; his opponent is a woman on a horse to the r, equipped with distaff; the entire background is covered by ornamental foliage, on which three birds are placed  Engraving

Tournament between man and woman; to the l, a naked man rides a unicorn, holding a rack as his armour; his opponent is a woman on a horse to the r, equipped with distaff; the entire background is covered by ornamental foliage, on which three birds are placed Engraving

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