Von der Artzney bayder Glück, des guten und widerwertigen (On the Remedies of Good and Bad Fortune)
Illustrated by Hans Weiditz (German, before 1500–about 1536)
Place of Publication: Augsburg, Germany
Dodgson, German and Flemish, II, 144, no. 15
Overall: 30 x 21 x 6.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 1/4 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 261 woodcuts
Not On View
(Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1532) Folio; 344 leaves; modern calf binding (remains of original[?] blind-stamped calf mounted on spine).
Large woodcut of Wheel of Fortune on title page and 260 woodcuts by Hans Weiditz in text.
Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner, 1532
Ex-library stamp (St. Florian?); E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London (Cat. 24, no. 71), from whom purchased by MFA, December 1930.
Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis