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Academia nobilissimæ artis pictoriæ

Nuremberg: Christian Sigmund Froberger, for Michael and Johann Friedrich Endter and Johann von Sandrart, 1683


Early library inscription on half title and title; old library stamp on title; Thomas Gaffield, by whom given to the MFA, October 1895.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield


Place of Publication

Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 125; VD17 23:000561N; Hollstein, German, XIII, p. 73, no. 184 (Heckenauer); XVI, p. 203, nos. 709-10 (B. Kilian); XVIII, p. 84, no. 496 (Ph. Kilian); XL, p. 212, no. 307, and pp. 230-43, nos. 332-52 (Joh. Jac. Sandrart)


Overall: 39.4 x 27.3 x 5.8 cm (15 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books