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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Title: Quita Etas Mundi. Folium. LXXXIIII (Mantova)
Published in: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493
   
Size: 17.2 x 12.0 inches.
43.8 x 30.5 cm.
Colouring:

Uncoloured.
Condition: Letter press with wood block prints. Size of the sheet : 438x305mm. Dark impression on large sheet. Fine condition.
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The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary town-view of Mantova, Italy.
VERSO are portraits of poets and teachers.
Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe after discovering America. In May of 1493 appeared in the Latin language one of the earliest voluminous books, fully illustrated with 1809 woodcuts printed from 645 woodblocks.
The woodblock cutters were Michael Wolgemut, the well-known teacher of Albrecht Dürer, and his stepson Wilhelm Pleydenwurff. Wohlgemut was Albrecht Dürer's tutor between 1486-90 and recent scholarship has shown, Albrecht Dürer may also have collaborated, since some of the cuts bear a remarkably close resemblance to the Apocalypse illustrations.
The printing was carried out under the supervision of the great scholar-printer Anton Koberger, whose printing were famous throughout Europe
A opportunity to acquire a 15th-century book illustration by named artists.!
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