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Warhafftige und gründliche Histori vom Leben unnd Sterben dess H. Einsedels und Martyrers S. Meinradts

1587
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, German, 16th century, Author Ulrich von Wittweiler, Printer Abraham Gemperlin


Place of Publication: Fribourg, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

British Museum, STC German, p. 631

Dimensions

Overall: 21.6 x 16.2 x 3 cm (8 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR796

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 32 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Fribourg: Abraham Gemperlin, 1587) Quarto; 132 leaves; originally (?) bound in old manuscript leaf, rebound in modern half black cloth, marbled paper boards (P.B. Sanford Company, Boston).

Illustrations of life of St. Meinrad.


Fribourg: Abraham Gemperlin, 1587

Provenance

James R. Chadwick, M.D., Boston, by whom given to MFA, June 4, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. James R. Chadwick