Ecce Homo

1908
Decoration designed by Henry van de Velde (Belgian, 1863–1957), Author Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (German, 1844–1900), Publisher Insel-Verlag (German, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Leipzig, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Harvard College Library, Turn of a Century, 116

Dimensions

Overall: 24.9 x 19.5 x 2 cm (9 13/16 x 7 11/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.999

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with letterpress typographic and calligraphic decorations

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Leipzig: Insel-Verlag [1908]) Quarto; 154 pp. [2 ff.]; original publisher’s half gilt-stamped vellum, gray paper boards.


Leipzig: Insel-Verlag [1908]

Provenance

1984, given by Charlotte Vershbow (née Zimmerman) and Arthur E. Vershbow (b.1922 - d. 2012), Newton, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 16, 1985).

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte and Arthur Vershbow