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Edition: See introduction (signed T.F.D.) for flowery description of 16th century printings of Holbein images, and on p. 14 the acknowledgment of the brother-sister team of the Byfields as the wood engravers.
Languages: parallel text in English, Latin, French, Italian and Spanish
Binding:Cloth, marbled black andblue, stamped on spine: Holbein’s Scripture Cuts;;
Volumes in Set:1;
Languages Used in Text:English, with Biblical texts also in Latin, French,Italian, Spanish
Provenance:Henry Pether, June 1882, Girlingham, (inscribed in ink on front pastedown)
Remarks:No indication which Byfield engravedwhich image.
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
illustrated excerpts from the Old Testament : biblical scenes