An image of St George on horseback

Albrecht Dürer

(Germany 24 May 1471 – 05 Apr 1528)

St George on horseback

Location
Not on display
Further information

The date on this engraving shows a correction from 1505 to 1508. Evidently, it was begun before the artist's departure for Italy in 1505, and completed after his return. The print is one of a number of works depicting horses that Dürer made in first years of the sixteenth century.

Year
1508
Media
Print
Medium
engraving
Dimensions
10.8 x 8.5 cm image/sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.c., [incised plate] "1508 / AD [artist's monogram]".
Credit
Purchased 1942
Accession number
7336