Photo, Print, Drawing [Virgin on a crescent moon]
About this Item
- [Virgin on a crescent moon]
- Print shows Madonna sitting upon a pillow within a crescent moon and nursing infant Jesus.
- Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528, artist
Created / Published
- [Nuremberg], 
- - Mary,--Blessed Virgin, Saint
- - Jesus Christ--Childhood & youth
- - Madonnas
- - Biblical events
- - Title devised by Library staff.
- - Title-page illustration to Life of the Virgin series, 1511.
- - Trimmed to image.
- - Print no. 188 from Marsh Collection.
- 1 print : woodcut ; sheet 228 x 201 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- FP - XV - D955, no. 188 (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ppmsca 40188 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.40188
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-40188 (digital file from original item)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Dürer, Albrecht, Artist. Virgin on a Crescent Moon. , 1511. [Nuremberg] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015650868/.
APA citation style:
Dürer, A. (1511) Virgin on a Crescent Moon. , 1511. [Nuremberg] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015650868/.
MLA citation style:
Dürer, Albrecht, Artist. Virgin on a Crescent Moon. [Nuremberg] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015650868/>.