Artist Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528
  • Landscape with Cannon
  • The Cannon (alternate title)
  • Die Kanone (alternate title)
Date 1518
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 1/2 × 12 5/8 inches (21.6 × 32.1 cm)
Sheet: 8 5/8 × 12 3/4 inches (21.9 × 32.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S395
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, upper left: 1518 | [artist's monogram]
Inscriptions Inscribed, verso: [abbreviations and numeric notations] (old card identifies longest inscription as C. B. Brusaber)
March 1885, (Wunderlich and Co., New York, New York, USA);
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 86.

Luttikhuizen, Henry, ed. Stirring the World: Germany Printmaking in the Age of Luther. Exh. cat., Center Art Gallery, Calvin College. Grand Rapids, 2017, pp. 174-175 (pl. 58).