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Officia (On Moral Duty) [German]

1531


Place of Publication: Augsburg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Dodgson, German and Flemish, II, 143, no. 12

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 22.5 x 5.6 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.14.1

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 103 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1531) Folio; 110 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped calf, rebacked, with brass clasps.

BOUND with: Ulrich Zasius, Instituta (Frankfurt: Christoph Egenolff, 1536 [51.14.2]) and Der Richterlich Clagspiegel [ed. Sebastian Brant] (Strassburg: Wendelin Rihel and Georg Messerschmidt, 1542 [51.14.3]).


Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1531

Provenance

E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London (Cat. 92, no. 94), from whom purchased by MFA, January 11, 1951.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund