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Das Buch der Croniken und Geschichten [The Book of Chronicles and Histories]

Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 23 December 1493


Early ownership inscription dated 1578; Robert Scholtz, from whose sale purchased by MFA, May 1911.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

The Nuremberg Chronicle


Place of Publication

Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff S-309; Schreiber, Manuel, 5205; BMC II 437; Dodgson German and Flemish, I, 246-48

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 1809 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books