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De Laudibus sancte Crucis (In Praise of the Holy Cross)

Pforzheim: Thomas Anselm, March 1503

Provenance

Old ownership (?) inscriptions on title and fol. Aa2r; Leo S. Olschki, Florence, from whom purchased by MFA, June 22, 1900

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

1503

Place of Publication

Pforzheim, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Murray, German, 350; British Museum Catalogue, German, p. 420.

Dimensions

Overall: 31.5 x 22.2 x 3 cm (12 3/8 x 8 3/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR1066

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two woodcuts and thirty "figured poems," partly typographic and partly woodcut and printed in red and black

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books