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Ein kunstrych Buch von allerley antiquiteten

1560
Illustrated by Hans Blum (German, born about 1525), Printer Christoph Froschauer (Swiss, died in 1564)


Place of Publication: Zurich, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein, German & Flemish, vol. IV, 125, no. 2; Berlin 1939

Dimensions

Overall: 38.1 x 25.3 x 2.4 cm (15 x 9 15/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1743.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 22 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Zurich: Christoph Froschauer, 1560) Folio; 22 leaves; vellum over boards, tan cloth box.

Illustrations of elevations and sections of columns and architectural details.

BOUND with Blum, Sülen (Zurich: 1567) [52.1743.1] and Wyssenbach, Wunderbarliche kostliche Gemält (Zurich: 1561) [52.1743.3]


Zurich: Christoph Froschauer, 1560

Provenance

William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, December 11, 1952.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis