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Albrecht Dürer


Albrecht Dürer was a German painter, printmaker, engraver, mathematician and theorist from Nuremberg (born 1471, died 1528). The “Rhinocerus” piece is a woodcut executed by Dürer based on a written description and brief sketch by an unknown artist of an Indian rhinoceros that had arrived in Lisbon earlier that year. Dürer never saw the actual rhinoceros, which was the first living example seen in Europe since Roman times.


Date made: 1515

Medium: woodcut

Dimensions: 21.4 x 29.8 cm

Location: British Museum London


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