Christ Taking Leave of His Mother
Christ Taking Leave of his Mother is a woodcut that is part of a series "Life of the Virgin" by Albrecht Dürer, created between 1504 and 1505. It depicts Jesus saying farewell to his mother to go on his final journey to Jerusalem. The woodcut is created by carving an image on a wooden block and rolling ink over that surface and then printing it on paper.
Knackfuss, H. Dürer (Bielefeld, DE: Velhagen & Klasing, 1900)
Courtesy the private collection of Roy Winkelman