Prints and Drawings
Artist: Hans Burgkmair the Elder, German, 1473–1531

The Allegorical Imperial Eagle

1507

Woodcut

sheet: 33.7 x 22.7 cm (13 1/4 x 8 15/16 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2010.83.1
Culture: 
German
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Baron Dominique Vivant-Denon (1747-1825, Lugt 779, no mark on print); Albert Blum (1882-1952, Lugt Supplement 79b, mark on verso of print and on mat); Samuel Josefowitz (born 1921, no mark on print)

Bibliography: 

Hans Burgkmair: Das Graphische Werk, exh. cat. (Stuttgart, Germany: Graphische Sammlung Staatsgalerie, 1973), n.p., no. 17, fig. 20.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.