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Des aller streytparsten...Herrn Georgen Castrioten, gennant Scanderbeg...Ritterliche thaten

1533
Illustrated by Hans Weiditz (German, before 1500–about 1536), Illustrated by Jörg Breu I (German, 1475 to 1480–1537), Illustrated by Jörg Breu II (German, about 1510–1547)


Place of Publication: Augsburg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Dodgson, German and Flemish, II, 113, no. 14; 155, no. 56; 428, no. 4; Hollstein, German, IV (Breu I) 46, 48-50; (Breu II) 44-58; Muther 1090

Dimensions

Overall: 30.9 x 21.2 x 4.2 cm (12 3/16 x 8 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1328

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 115 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1533) Folio; 251 leaves; modern gilt-stamped vellum boards.

Woodcut portrait on title page, 114 woodcuts (some repeated) in text.


Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1533

Provenance

Harvard College Library by 1904 (with release stamp); 1969, year-end gift of Samuel Glaser, Newton, MA to the MFA. (Accession date: January 14, 1970)

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Glaser