A woodcut by Albrecht Dürer plagiarized by Marcantonio Raimondi, Nuremberg (1504)

Source: Scanned from the copies held in the British Museum

Citation:
A woodcut by Albrecht Dürer plagiarized by Marcantonio Raimondi, Nuremberg (1504), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer, www.copyrighthistory.org

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Full title:
'Joachim and Anne Meeting at the Golden Gate', a woodcut from Albrecht Dürer's cycle 'Life of the Virgin', plagiarized by Marcantonio Raimondi

Full title original language:
'Anna und Joachim unter der Goldenen Pforte', woodcut from Albrecht Dürer's cycle 'Marienleben'

Abstract:
Since Marcantonio Raimondi omitted the famous monogram from his later copies of Dürer prints after about 1510 (replacing it with an empty tablet), it is plausible that this law-suit did take place. See the full commentary on Dürer in d_1511b.

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Bibliography:
  • Thornton, Dora, 'The Use of Dürer Prints as Sources for Italian Renaissance Maiolica', in G. Bartrum (ed.), Albrecht Dürer and his Legacy, (London: British Museum, 2004)

  • Shoemaker, Innis, 'The Engravings of Marcantonio Raimondi' (Lawrence, Kansas, 1981).

  • Pon, Lisa, 'Raphael, Dürer, and Marcantonio Raimondi: Copying and the Italian Renaissance Print' (New Haven and London: Yale U.P., 2004)

  • Lambert, Susan, 'The Image Multiplied: Five Centuries of Printed Reproductions of Painting and Drawings' (London: Abaris Books, 1987)

  • 'Dürer through Other Eyes: his graphic work mirrored in copies and forgeries of three centuries', An exhibition prepared by students in the Williams College/Clark Art Institute Graduate Program in Art History, March 14 to June 15, 1975 (Williamstown, Mass.: Sterling & Francine Clark Art Institute, 1975)

  • 'Dürer's Passions', Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (2000), URL:www.artmuseums.harvard.edu/exhibitions/featured/passion/index.html


Related documents in this database:
1511: Imperial Privilege for Albrecht Dürer
1474: Venetian Statute on Industrial Brevets
1486: Marco Antonio Sabellico's Printing Privilege
1568: Giorgio Vasari, Life of Marcantonio of Bologna and Other Engravers of Prints

Author: Albrecht Dürer

Publisher: Albrecht Dürer

Year: 1504

Location: Nuremberg

Language: Other

Source: Scanned from the copies held in the British Museum

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