Albrecht Durer (German, 1471 - 1528)

The Ascension from 'The Small Passion'

Woodcut Engraving

A later version after the artist's death though indications are that this has good age

5 x 3.7/8in. (12.7 x 10cm.)

This woodcut engraving was originally executed in 1511 from the series 'The Small Passion'. This shows Christ's ascension to heaven surrounded by various Holy Figures.

Literature: Bartsch 50; Meder 159