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Leaf from Cursus Beate Marie Virginis (The Journey of the Blessed Virgin Mary), Plate 31 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

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

Date:

c. 1497, portfolio assembled 1929

Artist:

Unknown Artist (possibly Basle, late 15th century)
printed and published by Marcus Reinhard (German, active 1491–c. 1497)
portfolio text by Wilhelm Ludwig Schreiber (German, 1855–1932)

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Artist

Unknown artist (Illustrator)

Title

Leaf from Cursus Beate Marie Virginis (The Journey of the Blessed Virgin Mary), Plate 31 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century

Origin

Swiss

Date

Original 1492–1497

Medium

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

Dimensions

155 × 103 mm

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.86.31

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