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Christwurz (Hellebore) from Herbarium (Kräuterbuch), plate 96 from Woodcuts from Books of the XVI Century

A work made of hand-colored woodcut on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hand-colored woodcut on paper.

Date:

1532, assembled into portfolio 1937

Artist:

Hans Weiditz II (Master of Petrarch) (German, c.1495-1536)
assembled by Max Geisberg (Swiss, 1875-1943)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hans Weiditz, II

Title

Christwurz (Hellebore) from Herbarium (Kräuterbuch), plate 96 from Woodcuts from Books of the XVI Century

Origin

Germany

Date

1532

Medium

Hand-colored woodcut on paper

Dimensions

142 × 110 mm (image); 241 × 149 mm (image/te×t); 301 × 197 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.88.96

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