Bible

1483
Printer and Publisher Anton Koberger (German, about 1440–1513), Illustrated by Unidentified artist, German, 15th century (German)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff B-632; Schreiber, Manuel, 3461; BMC II 424; GW 4303; Murray, German, 63

Dimensions

Overall: 38 x 27.5 x 14 cm (14 15/16 x 10 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.1293

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book containing 109 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 17 February 1483) Folio; 586 leaves; blind-stamped pigskin binding, brass clasps and bosses; red cloth box. Two volumes bound as one.


Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 17 February 1483

Provenance

Book label AH or HA; Lathrop C. Harper, Inc., New York, from whom purchased by MFA, December 9, 1937 ($ 675)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund