Artist Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528
  • The Deposition
  • Deposition of Christ (Illustrated Bartsch) (alternate title)
  • Grablegung Christi (Meder) (alternate title)
  • The Large Passion | Die grosse Passion (series title)
Date ca. 1497
Medium woodcut printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 15 1/8 × 10 7/8 inches (38.4 × 27.6 cm)
Sheet: 15 5/8 × 11 3/8 inches (39.7 × 28.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S397
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on block, lower center: [artist's monogram]
Marks Watermark: (partly obscured by lower half of image, very likely Meder 304)
November 1886, W.H. Kemp sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 21.