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  • Place of origin:

    Strasbourg (made)

  • Date:

    1516 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (printer)
    Josephus, born 37 - died 100 (author)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    woodcut printed on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.6502-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case JENNINGS, shelf 7

Physical description

Print, unidentified letter of the alphabet. Woodcut mounted on card with letters arranged in alphabetical order.

Place of Origin

Strasbourg (made)

Date

1516 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (printer)
Josephus, born 37 - died 100 (author)

Materials and Techniques

woodcut printed on paper

Dimensions

Height: 380 mm mount size, Width: 266 mm

Descriptive line

Print, unidentified letter of the alphabet, woodcut by an unknown printer from the works of Josephus, Strasbourg, 1516, from the Jennings Collection of alphabets, initial letters and title-pages from the 15th and 16th centuries

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Jennings, Oscar. Early woodcut initials; containing over thirteen hundred reproductions of ornamental letters of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, selected and annotated by Oscar Jennings. London : Methuen and Co., 1908.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Woodcut

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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