Reproduction of an engraving by Albrecht Dürer depicting a knight on horseback accompanied by death holding an hourglass and riding a horse, and the devil, who holds a spear and trails behind them. A dog runs beside the knight.


  • Title: Le Chevalier de la mort
  • Creator: Bisson Frères
  • Date Created: 1861
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 24.6 × 18.8 cm (9 11/16 × 7 3/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.419.99
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Bisson Frères (French, active 1840 - 1864)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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