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[ Holbein’s Scripture Cuts] Icones Veteris Testamenti; illustrations of the Old Testament, engraved on wood, from designs by Hans Holbein (London: William Pickering, 1830)
[ Holbein’s Scripture Cuts] Icones Veteris Testamenti; illustrations of the Old Testament, engraved on wood, from designs by Hans Holbein (London: William Pickering, 1830)
Date:
1830
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Book With 90 Wood Engravings
Dimensions:
Object: 201 x 134 x 30 mm (7 15/16 x 5 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)
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Europe
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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;
Pagination: np.:
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.

Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

illustrated excerpts from the Old Testament : biblical scenes