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Title
The Temptation of the Idler
Additional title: The Dream of the Doctor
Names
Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528 (Printmaker)
Collection

German old master prints

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1498 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEOG
Genres
Prints
Notes
Citation/reference: Bartsch 76; Illustrated Bartsch 76; Dodgson 28; Hollstein 70; Koehler 15; Meder 70d; Passavant (not described); Strauss 22
Acquisition: Gift of Samuel Isham
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Plate mark: 7 5/16 x 4 11/16 in. (18.7 x 11.9 cm), Paper/Sheet: 7 3/8 x 4 13/16 in. (18.8 x 12.3 cm)
Cream laid
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 33231
TMS Object Number: 58922
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 934d91f0-a38e-0134-155f-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1471: Creator Born
  • 1498: Created
  • 1528: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Temptation of the Idler" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1498. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2066df50-a396-0134-560c-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Temptation of the Idler" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2066df50-a396-0134-560c-00505686a51c

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1498). The Temptation of the Idler Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2066df50-a396-0134-560c-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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The Temptation of the Idler