The Dream of the Doctor

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A man seated before a stove, sleeping, his head resting against cushions. He faces left, his head shown almost in profile. In the foreground, right, stands a nude woman (Venus), her figure turned slightly to the left, her head in the direction of the dreamer, her right arm extended toward him. A demon appears behind the sleeping man, about to blow a bellows in his ear. A winged Amor, lower left, attempts to mount stilts. Print maker: Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471–1528. Made in: Germany. Date: 1500s. Record ID: chndm_1951-82-1.

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