Newes ABC Büchlein (ornamental alphabet): Title Page

1627
Lucas Kilian (German, 1579–1637)


Dimensions

Overall: 28.4 x 22.2 cm (11 3/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1204

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Newes/ABC/Buechlein inventirt/und in kupfer ge/stochen, von Luca/Kilian Burger zu/Augsburg./MCCXXVII/Dem Ernuest: unde Kunstreichen Herren Mel-/chior Gelb Goldschmid and Jubilierin Aug-/burg meinem vertraten Herzen Schwageren/dedicierts der Author.

Markings

Collector's stamp of Comte C. W. de Renesse-Breidbach (Lugt 1209); stamp of the Collection Arenberg (Lugt 567)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 3/1/1927

Credit Line

Gift of George Peabody Gardner