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Praktisches Werk von der Mahlerey

Nuremberg: Christoph Weigel and A. G. Schneider, 1786


Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler

Des Herrn Leonhard von Vinci ersten Mahlers zu Florenz praktisches Werk von der Mahlerey


Place of Publication

Nuremberg, Germany


Overall: 22.7 x 19.4 x 2.4 cm (8 15/16 x 7 5/8 x 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 28 engravings and numerous text diagrams


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books