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Book of Intarsia Designs

1599
Jacob Guckeisen (Austrian, active 1580–1600), Hans Jacob Ebelmann (about 1600), Publisher Johann Bussemacher (German, active 1580–1613)


Place of Publication: Cologne, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1172; Jessen 808; Guilmard, p. 379 (under cat. 72); Hollstein, German, XII, p. 213, no. 12 (Guckeisen); VIII, p. 8, no. 2 (Ebelmann)

Dimensions

Overall: 34.3 x 25.6 x 1 cm (13 1/2 x 10 1/16 x 3/8 in.) Sheet: 33.5 x 25.2 cm (13 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.) Platemark (Plate 1): 29 x 18.7 cm (11 7/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.787

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with etched title and 25 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1599) Folio; 27 leaves; modern vellum boards, red cloth box.

Illustrations of intarsia designs for furniture.


Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1599

Provenance

Otto H. Ranschburg, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, September 12, 1946.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund