The Battle of Lechfeld (recto) and Duke Wolpy of Bavaria and His Wife, Atheyt (verso) from Sachsen-Chronik (Saxon Chronicle), Plate 34 from Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century
1492, portfolio assembled 1929
Unknown Artist (Mainz, late 15th century) printed and published by Peter Schöffer (German, c. 1425–c. 1503) original text by Conrad Botho (German, active 1475–c. 1501) portfolio text by Wilhelm Ludwig Schreiber (German, 1855–1932)
Woodcuts in black with hand-colored additions and letterpress in black (recto and verso) on buff laid paper
277 × 203 mm
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