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The German Tournament: P.3877-R

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Current Location: In storage


The German Tournament
The knight Freydal dislodging Niclas von Fimian from his horse
The Freydal Woodcuts


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht




One of five illustrations that were actually cut from a total of 255 intended illustrations for 'Freydal', one of the projected biographies of Emperor Maximilian I.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward


16th century
Production date: circa AD 1516

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Sheet Height 223 mm Width 240 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3877-R
Primary reference Number: 107826
Bartsch: App.36. (187)
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: [ (187)] Durer, p.447
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .529 (Durer)
Illustrated Bartsch: 36 (187) (Durer)
Hollstein (German): 247
Mende: 247 a/b
Old location number: 36.3.29
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 23 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 23 March 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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