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Antithesis figurata vitae Christi et Antichristi

Wittenberg: Johann Grünenberg, 1521

Provenance

Karl W. Hiersemann, from whom purchased by MFA, December 15, 1903

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

1521

Place of Publication

Wittenberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Dodgson, German and Flemish II, 324-25; Hollstein, German, VI, 40-42, cat. 66a-z, Edition IV (illustrations); 169, cat. 36 (title border); Benzing, Lutherbibliographie, 1024

Dimensions

Overall: 18.8 x 15.3 x 2 cm (7 3/8 x 6 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M20037

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with woodcut title and 26 woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books