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Mercenaries and Turks

from December 5 2009 until March 7 2010

Sebald Beham, Sutan Suleiman the Magnificent Sebald Beham, Landsknecht Niklas Stoer, Lansquenet with Woman Erhard Schon, Turkish Soldier on a Dromedary

The museum’s Print Room is exhibiting two extraordinary series of coloured woodcuts from the German renaissance.

The collection of prints is part of a recovered treasure that was missing for fifty years. One series shows Swiss and German mercenaries in colourful clothing. The other series is of great cultural-historical value and shows Turkish soldiers on horses and camels.