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Des aller streytparsten...Herrn Georgen Castrioten, gennant Scanderbeg...Ritterliche thaten

Illustrated by Hans Weiditz (German, before 1500–about 1536)

Place of Publication: Augsburg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Dodgson, German and Flemish, II, 113, no. 14; 155, no. 56; 428, no. 4; Hollstein, German, IV (Breu I) 46, 48-50; (Breu II) 44-58; Muther 1090


Overall: 32.4 x 22.5 x 5.5 cm (12 3/4 x 8 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 115 woodcuts

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1533) Folio; 251 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped half pigskin, wooden boards, clasps missing; blue cloth box.

Woodcut portrait on title page; 114 woodcuts (some repeated) in text.

Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1533


Charlotte and Arthur Vershbow, MA, by whom given to MFA, January 18, 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte Z. and Arthur E. Vershbow