Antithesis figurata vitae Christi et Antichristi
Place of Publication: Wittenberg, Germany
Dodgson, German and Flemish II, 324-25; Hollstein, German, VI, 40-42, cat. 66a-z, Edition IV (illustrations); 169, cat. 36 (title border); Benzing, Lutherbibliographie, 1024
Overall: 18.8 x 15.3 x 2 cm (7 3/8 x 6 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with woodcut title and 26 woodcuts
Not On View
[Wittenberg: Johann Grünenberg, 1521] Quarto; 14 leaves; modern vellum boards, reddish-brown cloth slipcase.
Illustrations: decorative title border and opposed scenes from the lives of Christ and the AntiChrist (here personified by the pope).
Wittenberg: Johann Grünenberg, 1521
Karl W. Hiersemann (antiquarian book dealer; b. 1854 - d. 1928), Leipzig; December 15, 1903, purchased from him by the MFA.