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Acta et res gesta Dr. Martini Luther (Acts and Deeds of Dr. Martin Luther)

1521
Illustrated by Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545), Author Martin Luther (German, 1483–1546), Printer Johann Schott (German, 1477–1548)


Place of Publication: Strassburg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Benzing, Lutherbibliographie, 909; Hollstein, German, 270 (Baldung)

Dimensions

Overall: 20.4 x 14.6 x 0.5 cm (8 1/16 x 5 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.659

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Strassburg: Johann Schott] 1521) Quarto; 14 leaves; modern pastepaper boards.

Woodcut portrait of Luther by Hans Baldung (fol. a1v)


Strassburg: Johann Schott, 1521

Provenance

Edward Perry Warren (1860-1928); his heir John Marshall, from whom purchased by MFA, May 2, 1935.

Credit Line

George Nixon Black Fund