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Der Richterlich Clagspiegel

1542
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, German, 16th century, Editor Sebastian Brant (Swiss, 1458–1521), Printer Wendelin Rihel (German, active 1535–1555), Printer Georg Messerschmidt (German, active 1541–1560)


Place of Publication: Strassburg, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 22.5 x 5.6 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.14.3

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Strassburg: Wendelin Rihel and Georg Messerschmidt, 1542) Folio; 141 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped calf, rebacked, with brass clasps.

BOUND with 1531 Cicero (51.14.1) and 1536 Zasius (51.14.2)


Strassburg: Wendelin Rihel and Georg Messerschmidt, 1542

Provenance

E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London (Cat. 92, no. 94), from whom purchased by MFA, January 11, 1951.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund