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Underweysung der Messung (Teaching of Measurement)

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Nuremberg: Hieronymus Andreae (Formschneider), 1538


Purchased from unknown source by MFA, February 7, 1935.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis


Place of Publication

Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Meder, Books, XXVI, 3rd German ed.; Murray, German, 150; Hollstein 26c


Closed book: 29.7 x 20.4 x 2 cm (11 11/16 x 8 1/16 x 13/16 in.) Each sheet: 29.2 x 20.3 cm (11 1/2 x 8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Book illustrated with numerous woodcuts and diagrams


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