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Hoc in volumine haec continentur [Opuscula]

1519
Illustrated by Hans Weiditz (German, before 1500–about 1536), Illustrated by Unidentified artist, German, 16th century, Author Ulrich von Hutten (German, 1488–1523), Printer Johann Schoeffer (German, active 1505–1546)


Place of Publication: Mainz, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Murray, German, 214

Dimensions

Overall: 19.9 x 15 x 2 cm (7 13/16 x 5 7/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.823

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Mainz: Johann Schoeffer] 1519) Quarto; 106 leaves; 18th(?)-century gold-stamped crimson morocco.

Illustrations: Murder of author’s cousin, Johann von Hutten, by Ulrich IV, Duke of Wurtemberg (fol. D6v); author’s portrait (X2v); figurative decorated initials


Mainz: Johann Schoeffer, 1519

Provenance

William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, December 14, 1944.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund