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Schatzbehalter der wahren Reichtümer des Heils (Treasure Box or Shrine of the True Riches of Salvation and Eternal Blessedness)

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Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 8 November 1491

Provenance

1634 ownership inscription, Ingolstad; "Rose Berlin," from whom purchased on April 2, 1844, by K.E. von Liphart (1808-189, Dorpat, Bonn, and Florence, Lugt 1688–89); Louis Lebeuf de Montgermont (1841-1918); his sale, pt. VII, Paris, May 1913, lot 30; Edouard Rahir (1862-1924), from whose sale, Paris, lot 312, purchased by the MFA, May 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

1491

Place of Publication

Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff S-306; BMC II 434; GW 10329; Schreiber, Manuel, 5202; Murray, German, 392

Dimensions

Overall: 35 x 24.5 x 8.8 cm (13 3/4 x 9 5/8 x in.)

Accession Number

31.1403

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book containing 95 full-page woodcuts

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books