The Visit of St Benedict to St Scholastica by Albrecht Durer

One of a series of designs for stained glass illustrating the life of St.

Details

Medium:
Pen and ink
Dimensions:
24 x 18 cm
Acquired in:
1927
Presented by:
Campbell Dodgson through The Art Fund

Benedict. This drawing was donated by Campbell Dodgson, who presented 10 works on paper to the British Museum through the Art Fund between 1907 and 1928 and bequeathed a large collection of etchings by William Strang in 1952.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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