Original Woodcut Leaf of Bishops. LIBER CHRONICARUM- NUREMBERG CHRONICLE, AN INDIVIDUAL PAGE FROM THE CHRONICLE FEATURING LINEAGE OF CHRIST, ATHALIAH, LINEAGE OF ITALIAN AND ISRAELITE KINGS, PLATE NO. CXXVI.


First page describes the lineage of Christ and lineage of Italian Kings with small images in two columns running down either side of the page, the other side also has the 4 illustrations down one side, & with larger picture on left, First Council of Nicaea Concilium Nicenum Liber Chronicarum (series title) A pope, bishops and cardinals on a cloud flowers and leaves. The pope has beaten an open Bible and a staff with double cross in his hands. Moreover, the Holy Spirit in the form of a dove. SIZE (30cm x 40cm), illustrated in black, white. In very good condition. Lightly staining on one edge. Written in Latin by Hartmann Schedel it appeared in 1493. It is a well documented incunabulum, one of the first to successfully combine illustrations and text.

Title: Original Woodcut Leaf of Bishops. LIBER CHRONICARUM- NUREMBERG CHRONICLE, AN INDIVIDUAL PAGE FROM THE CHRONICLE FEATURING LINEAGE OF CHRIST, ATHALIAH, LINEAGE OF ITALIAN AND ISRAELITE KINGS, PLATE NO. CXXVI.

Author Name: Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills).

Categories: Illustrated Books,

Publisher: Germany: Anton Koberger, ca 1460-1494.:

Seller ID: 83510

Keywords: Illustrated Books LEAF illustrated, Christianity, religion Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm LIBER CHRONICARUM- NUREMBERG CHRONICLE, AN INDIVIDUAL PAGE FROM THE CHRONICLE FEATURING LINEAGE OF CHRIST, ATHALIAH, LINEAGE OF ITALIAN AND ISRAELITE KINGS,Germany: Anton Koberger, ca 1460-1494. Original Woodcut Leaf of Bishops. pope, bishops