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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Albrecht Altdorfer, German, ca. 1480–1538

The Holy Family on the flight into Egypt at a Fountain

1520

Woodcut

block: 22.9 × 17.7 cm (9 × 6 15/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Tunnard
1973.156.1
Geography: 
Made in Germany
Culture: 
German
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

E.A. seasongood (L.826b); W.G. Russel Allen

Bibliography: 

Clare Vincent, The Triumph of humanism: a visual survey of the decorative arts of the Renaissance, exh. cat. (San Francisco: Legion of Honor Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1977), 93, no. 255, Cover illustration.

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