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The Shyp of Fooles

Ship to Paradise

1982–83
Illustrated by Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528), Illustrated by Robert S. Neuman (American, born in 1926), Author Sebastian Brant (Swiss, 1458–1521)


Place of Publication: Seal Harbor, Maine, USA

Dimensions

Overall (including box): 36.2 x 27.2 x 4.2 cm (14 1/4 x 10 11/16 x 1 5/8 in.) Overall (Shyp of Fooles): 34.5 x 26 x 1.7 cm (13 9/16 x 10 1/4 x 11/16 in.) Overall (Ship to Paradise): 34.4 x 26 x 1.5 cm (13 9/16 x 10 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.957

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints, with separate portfolio of nine etchings, variously printed in black, blue, or red

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

(Seal Harbor [ME]: High Loft, 1982-83) 34.5 cm; (Shyp of Fooles) [36 ff.]; (Ship to Paradise) unbound, 9 ff., plus 7 plates; publisher’s original half brown morocco, blue-gray paper boards, publisher’s original beige cloth box.


Seal Harbor [ME]: High Loft, 1982-83

Provenance

Gift of Robert S. Neuman and August Heckscher to the MFA, December 1984 (accessioned January 16, 1985).

Credit Line

Gift of Robert S. Neuman and Gift of August Heckscher in memory of Philip Hofer

Copyright

© Robert Neuman