Saint Lupo from Heiligenleben (Lives of the Saints), Plate 5 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century
1488, portfolio assembled 1929
Unknown Artist (Augsburg, 15th century) printed and published by Anton Sorg (German, c. 1430–1493) original text by Jacobus de Voragine (Italian, c. 1230–1298) portfolio text by Wilhelm Ludwig Schreiber (German, 1855–1932)
Woodcut in black with hand-colored additions, and letterpress in black (recto and verso), on cream laid paper, tipped onto cream wove paper mat
83 × 63 mm (image); 247 × 184 mm (sheet)
Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund
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