Artist Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528
  • Hercules
  • Hercules at the Crossroads (Illustrated Bartsch) (alternate title)
  • Der Hercules (Meder) (alternate title)
Date between 1498 and 1499
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 12 1/2 × 8 3/4 inches (31.8 × 22.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S393
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower center, [artist's monogram]
November 1885, (F. Keppel & Co., New York, New York, USA).
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. 29.

Luttikhuizen, Henry, ed. Stirring the World: Germany Printmaking in the Age of Luther. Exh. cat., Center Art Gallery, Calvin College. Grand Rapids, 2017, pp. 140-141 (pl. 41).