Esula Minor from Herbarium, Plate 46 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

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

Date:

1491, portfolio assembled 1929

Artist:

Unknown Artist (Vicenza, late 15th century)
printed and published by Leonardus Achates (Swiss, active Italy, 1472-1491)
original text by Arnaldus de Villa Nova (Spanish, c. 1240–1311)
portfolio text by Wilhelm Ludwig Schreiber (German, 1855–1932)

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Artist

Unknown Italian

Title

Esula Minor from Herbarium, Plate 46 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

Origin

Italy

Date

1491

Medium

Woodcut in black, and letterpress in black (recto and verso), on cream laid paper, tipped onto cream wove paper mat

Dimensions

93 x 64 mm (image); 195 x 141 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.86.46

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