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Nuremberg Chronicle, Liber Chronicarum [Latin Edition], Leaf IX, Hand-colored.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
488
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Nuremberg Chronicle, Liber Chronicarum [Latin Edition], Leaf IX, Hand-colored. Large hand-colored woodcut showing Eve with her children on the recto, with woodcuts representing Adam's lineage on the verso, matted, in a double glazed frame, worming, repaired tear to top margin, 15 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Eve, German literature, Incunabula, Literature, Nuremberg Chronicle, Printing, Publishing, Recto and verso, Woodcut

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