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  • Schöne zierliche Schrifften der lieben Jugend zu nützlichen vnterricht …. Durch Christophorium Fabium Brechteln Rechenmaistern an Tage geben und durch Heinrich Ulrichen Kunstestechern daselbst Kupffer gebracht
    Heinrich Ulrich
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Schöne zierliche Schrifften der lieben Jugend zu nützlichen vnterricht …. Durch Christophorium Fabium Brechteln Rechenmaistern an Tage geben und durch Heinrich Ulrichen Kunstestechern daselbst Kupffer gebracht

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (published)

  • Date:

    1613 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Heinrich Ulrich (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.2416-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 44

Physical description

An engraved page of elaborate calligraphic writing decorated with animals. Along the bottom there is a crab, a praying mantis and a butterfly. Down the left side of the page is a mouse and a bird.

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (published)

Date

1613 (published)

Artist/maker

Heinrich Ulrich (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Dimensions

Height: 15.4 cm Cut to, Width: 19.9 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Print by Heinrich Ulrich, plate from a suite of 12, including title plate, from a writing book entitled ‘Schöne zierliche Schrifften der lieben Jugend zu nützlichen vnterricht …. Durch Christophorium Fabium Brechteln Rechenmaistern an Tage geben und durch Heinrich Ulrichen Kunstestechern daselbst Kupffer gebracht’, Germany 1613

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

(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 4816.
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Crab; Butterflies; Mouse; Mantis; Birds

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints; Writing; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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