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Hartmann Schedel
(Norimberga, 440 - 1514)

Venice.

1493
EUR 1.500,00
Starting price
EUR 2.800,00 / 3.500,00
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Description

Hartmann Schedel
(Norimberga, 440 - 1514)

Venice.
1493

355x570 mm. 
Nuremberg Anton Koberger, for Sebald Screyer and ebastian Kammermeister.
Woodcut 355x570 mm.
 

Condition Report

First Edition with the Latin text, the bifolium of oneof the oldest view of Venice. The view of Venice was adapted from the 1486woodcut by Erhard Reuwich in the Sanctae Perigrinationes.

Good specimen, slight restoration on the central fold. From the first edition of the Nuremberg Chronicle, arguably thegreatest illustrated book of the 15th century.

sun 9 December 2018
Auction times
Padova
Exhibition Time: Wednesday 5 December to Saturday 8 December 2018 from 10 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.