Nemesis
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M24944
People
Albrecht Dürer, German ( 1471 - 1528)
Title
Nemesis
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Large Fortune
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1502
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 32.6 x 22.4 cm (12 13/16 x 8 13/16 in.)
frame: 49.8 x 39.7 cm (19 5/8 x 15 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Monogram A D
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
H. 72; B. 77
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Marjorie B. Cohn in honor of Jakob Rosenberg
Accession Year
2000
Object Number
M24944
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 66, repr.

Susan Dackerman, ed., Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge in Early Modern Europe, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2011), cat. 52 p.232-233, repr.

Exhibition History

Re-View: S426A (Large Niche) HAA252k The Age of Durer, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/13/2008 - 02/06/2009

Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge in Early Modern Europe, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, 01/17/2012 - 04/08/2012; Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/06/2011 - 12/10/2011

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted