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The large horse: P.3110-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The large horse


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht




History note: Collection of Rev. Thomas Kerrich

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


Production date: AD 1505


Only state.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 166 mm Width 118 mm
Sheet Height 167 mm Width 118 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: .1505.
  • Location: Image upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image lower right, on dark patch
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

Inscription present: Bull's head

  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: K
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3110-R
Primary reference Number: 93784
Bartsch: 97
Illustrated Bartsch: 97
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .097
Meder: 94
Hollstein (German): 94
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 43
Briquet: 14875
Old location number: 35.10.4
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 28 September 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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