From the Paumgartner Altar: St. George (detail), Albrecht Durer, 1498
Melencolia I by Albrecht Durer.
The artist subject to the tragic unrest of human creation.
Emperor Charlemagne and Emperor Sigismund
Oil and tempera on panel, 215 x 115 cm (each, including frame)
Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg
The Knight, Death and the Devil by Albrecht Durer
I bought a life-sized handmade reproduction print of this last week. I have been staring at it for years and now it is miiiiine.
The Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb (Apocalypse) by Albrecht Durer (1497)
The sun, the moon and a basilisk. Drawn by Albrecht Dürer, 1507-19. Illustration in an autograph manuscript written by Wilibald Pirckheimer (via British Museum)