Saint Policarpus from Lives of the Heiligenleben, Sommerteil (Saints, Summertime), Plate 2 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century
1475, portfolio assembled 1929
Unknown Artist (Augsburg, 15th century) printed and published by Johannes (Hans) Baemler (German, 1435-1504) 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
70 × 80 mm (image); 270 × 186 mm (sheet)
Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund
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