This is an engraved portrait of Philip Melanchthon who was a German Professor and Theologian. He was an important figure in the Protestant Reformation. This portrait was created by German artist Albrecht Dürer in 1526.
Keywordsprints, 16th century, theologian, German artist, Albrecht Durer, protestant reformation, engraved portrait, philip melanchthon, german professor
Knackfuss, H. Dürer (Bielefeld, DE: Velhagen & Klasing, 1900)