Auction 95, Lot 396

"CCLXXI [Tracia and Turchis)", Schedel, Hartmann

Subject: Incunabula

Period: 1493 (circa)

Publication: Nuremberg Chronicle

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10.3 x 16 inches
26.2 x 40.6 cm

A superb leaf from a Latin edition of this milestone in the history of printing. Both sides feature large (approx. 9 x 9") woodblock illustrations of the countryside with villages, castles, bridges, and ships.

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Condition: B

A fine example with old color. Minor soiling and light spots.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/13/2001

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