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View of Antioch from Supplementum Chronicarum, Plate 50 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:

1492, portfolio assembled 1929

Artist:

Unknown Artist (Venice, late 15th century)
printed and published by Bernardinus Rizus (Italian, active 1481-1492)
original text by Giacomo Filippo Foresti da Bergamo (Italian, 1434–1520)
portfolio text by Wilhelm Ludwig Schreiber (German, 1855–1932)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Unknown Italian (Illuminator)

Title

View of Antioch from Supplementum Chronicarum, Plate 50 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

Origin

Italy

Date

Original 1492

Medium

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

Dimensions

58 × 84 mm (image); 291 × 196 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.86.50

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