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Lovers Surprised by Death

Artist:
Hans Burgkmair (German, Augsburg 1473–1531 Augsburg)
Artist:
Block cut by Jost de Negker (1480–1546)
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut in three blocks; third state of three
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 6 3/16 in. (23.2 × 15.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Felix M. Warburg and his family, 1941
Accession Number:
41.1.72
Not on view
Inscription: at lower left: H / BVRGKMAIR; at bottom center: JOST DE NEGKER ZU AUGSPURG

Marking: on verso, at bottom left: collector's mark of Paul Davidsohn [Lugt]
Paul Davidsohn; Donor: Felix Moritz Warburg, and his family
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Print in the North," May 06, 1997 - July 13, 1997.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 17, 2006–January 7, 2007.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," June 13, 2011–September 18, 2011.

Bartsch VII.215.40; Dodgson II.85.46 iiib/iiib; Hollstein V.124.724 iiib/ iiib
Suzanne Boorsch, Nadine Orenstein "The Print in the North: The Age of Albrecht Durer and Lucas van Leyden." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 54, no. 4, Spring 1997, p. 33.



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