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- Object: Rhinocerus (Rhinoceros)
A rhinoceros; colour woodcut of a rhinoceros standing in profile to the right, the tone block printed in light olive green, without any text, from the seventh edition published by Janssen in Amsterdam after 1620. 1515
- Production date
1515 (first edition)
1620 (after (seventh edition))
Height: 213 millimetres
Width: 300 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- It is unclear whether this is a fragment of a broadside, or whether, as suggested by Meder, this edition was never printed with text.
This edition was published by Willem Janssen, printed after 1620.
See Dürer and his Legacy, BM exh.cat. (2002), chapter 11.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2013 Oct-Dec, Warwickshire, Compton Verney, Curious Beasts
2014 March-May, Belfast, Ulster Museum, Curious Beasts
2014 June-Aug, Hull, Ferens Art Gallery, Curious Beasts
2016-2017 21 Oct-5 Feb, Adelaide, South Australian Museum: ‘Curious Beasts’
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