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Object: Drei Gut Cristen (Three Christian Heroes)
Series: Heroes and Heroines
whole-length male figures in armour, on left Charlemagne holding a long sword, at centre King Arthur and on right Godfrey of Bouillon, all three holding shields with coats of arms. From a series of six woodcuts of eighteen heroes and heroines. c.1516-9
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Height: 195 millimetres
Width: 131 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Acc. to Dodgson the nine heroes also collectively known under the title of Nine Worthies.
See T. Falk, 'Hans Burgkmair. Das graphische Werk', exh. cat., Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Augsburg, Augsburg 1973, no.106.
For other impressions, see 1895,0122.380 and 1850,0223.50.
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