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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), Author Marinus Barletius (about 1460–1512 or 1513), Printer Heinrich Steiner (German, died in 1548)


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: 32.4 x 22.5 x 5.5 cm (12 3/4 x 8 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.756

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; contemporary blind-stamped half pigskin, wooden boards, clasps missing; blue cloth box.

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


Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1533

Provenance

Charlotte and Arthur Vershbow, MA, by whom given to MFA, January 18, 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte Z. and Arthur E. Vershbow