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Landsknechte

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1901,0611.4

  • Title (series)

    • Landsknechte
  • Description

    A landsknecht cleaning the barrel of his fire-arm; whole-length figure, turned to right; from a series of fifty lansquenets. c.1525-1530 Woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1525-1530 (Circa)
    • 1580-1585 (Published circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 257 millimetres (Sheet Size)
    • Width: 155 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Five woodcuts of the series of 50 attributed to Burgkmair. These placed by Dodgson among the doubtful works solely on the basis of Schmidt's attributions in 'Zeitschrift für bildende Kunst', N.F., v.24 and 'Kunstchronik' 1893, Sp.56. Cf. T. Falk, 'Hans Burgkmair. Das graphische Werk', exh. cat., Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Augsburg, Augsburg 1973, no.126.

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  • Bibliography

    • Dodgson 1903, 1911 II.107.190 bibliographic details
    • Bartsch Undescribed bibliographic details
    • Hollstein Undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1901

  • Acquisition notes

    1901,0611.3 to 7 come from the Stuttgart auction, May 1901

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1901,0611.4

A landsknecht cleaning the barrel of his fire-arm; WL figure, turned to r; from a series of fifty lansquenets.  c.1525-1530  Woodcut

A landsknecht cleaning the barrel of his fire-arm; WL figure, turned to r; from a series of fifty lansquenets. c.1525-1530 Woodcut

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