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Albrecht Dürer, The Four Avenging Angels
 
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TITLE:  The Four Avenging Angels
ARTIST:  Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)
WORK DATE:  1496 - 1498
CATEGORY:  Prints and Multiples
MATERIALS:  Woodcut from The Apocalypse, Latin text edition of 1511
SIZE:  h: 39.4 x w: 28.3 cm / h: 15.5 x w: 11.1 in
STYLE:  Old Masters
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  R. S. Johnson Fine Art  +1-312-943-1661  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  References:
Bartsch 69
Meder 171
Schoch, Mende & Scherbaum 119

Notes:
1. A very fine, strong impression from the Latin text edition of 1511. This whole, extraordinarily striking scene is set above the Euphrates River with tiny ships just visible.

2. The Biblical text in Revelation 9:15 is:

“And the four angels were set free, they who were ready for the hour and the day and the month and the year, to kill a third part of mankind…”
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