Melencolia

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Title

Melencolia

Description

An angelic figure with wings is dressed in long robes figure and is seated holding a geometric compass in her right hand. Her head, which is tilted and looking to her right, is resting on her left hand which is positioned on her left knee. Her figure comprises the majority of the front left corner of the image. There is a small cherub like figure seated next to her on a large wheel. This figure is looking downwards.

Source

Drawer 35

Date

Estimated Reproduction 1890-1910

Rights

This digital image may not be reproduced for any reason without the express written consent of St. Catherine University.

Format

ink
intaglio
10 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches

Type

print

Identifier

2013.0.340

Coverage

German

Collection

Citation

Dürer, Albrecht (1471-1528), “Melencolia,” Digital Collections From St Kate's, accessed February 22, 2024, https://omeka.reclaim.stkate.edu/items/show/3320.

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