Fürmalung und künstlich Beschreibung der Horologien
Place of Publication: Basel, Switzerland
Hollstein, German, XIVA, pp. 174-77, no. 88.
Overall: 29.6 x 20.6 x 3.5 cm (11 5/8 x 8 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous woodcuts, initials, and diagrams
Not On View
(Basel: Heinrich Petri, 1544) Folio; 87 leaves; 19th-century half parchment, marbled paper boards, gilt-tooled red morocco spine label; dark tan cloth box. BOUND with Dürer, Underweysung der Messung (KBR216.1).
Illustrations of sundials; figurative initials.
Basel: Heinrich Petri, 1544
Anselm Franz Joseph Liel (book label; perhaps man of that name who was Staatsprokurator of Koblenz in early 19th cen.); Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900; first Curator of Prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.
Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler