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Acta et res gesta Dr. Martini Luther (Acts and Deeds of Dr. Martin Luther)

Illustrated by Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545), Author Martin Luther (German, 1483–1546), Printer Johann Schott (German, 1477–1548)

Place of Publication: Strassburg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Benzing, Lutherbibliographie, 909; Hollstein, German, 270 (Baldung)


Overall: 20.4 x 14.6 x 0.5 cm (8 1/16 x 5 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one woodcut

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

([Strassburg: Johann Schott] 1521) Quarto; 14 leaves; modern pastepaper boards.

Woodcut portrait of Luther by Hans Baldung (fol. a1v)

Strassburg: Johann Schott, 1521


Edward Perry Warren (1860-1928); his heir John Marshall, from whom purchased by MFA, May 2, 1935.

Credit Line

George Nixon Black Fund