Book of Job from Biblia Bohemica (Czech Bible), Plate 41 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

A work made of woodcut and letterpress in black with hand-colored additions (recto and verso) on cream laid paper, tipped onto cream wove paper mat.
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  • A work made of woodcut and letterpress in black with hand-colored additions (recto and verso) on cream laid paper, tipped onto cream wove paper mat.

Date:

1489, portfolio assembled 1929

Artist:

Unknown Artist (Kutná Hora, late 15th century)
printed and published by Martin de Tissnowa (Czech, active c. 1489)
portfolio text by Wilhelm Ludwig Schreiber (German, 1855–1932)

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Artist

Unknown artist (Illustrator)

Title

Book of Job from Biblia Bohemica (Czech Bible), Plate 41 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

Origin

Czech Republic

Date

1489

Medium

Woodcut and letterpress in black with hand-colored additions (recto and verso) on cream laid paper, tipped onto cream wove paper mat

Dimensions

71 × 140 mm (image); 290 × 204 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.86.41

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