Master of Gruninger Workshop - Virgil Aeneid: The Fall of Troy and the Trojan Horse - 1502 - 1502

Description
Master of Gruninger Workshop - Virgil Aeneid: The Fall of Troy and the Trojan Horse - 1502 - 1502
Incunabula & early printing, Militaria, Sport, games & pastimes, Mythology - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations - Single sheet

Fine Incunabula woodcut showing the a scene from Virgil's Aeneid of 1502.

19.5 x 14.5 cm. Fine woodcut with full margins trimmed to edges. A one point trimmed to border.

From the Sebastian Brandt edition of Virgil's works, 1502, with the woodcut prepared by the Johann Gruninger workshop with a dark rich tone.

Medieval woodcut leaf from the works of Virgil by Sebastian Brandt. This edition is rightly acclaimed for its magnificent series of woodcut illustrations by the anonymous Late Master of the Grüninger Workshop.

Good condition. Text to verso.

Lot details
Object
Single sheet
Number of Books
1
Subject
Incunabula & early printing, Militaria, Mythology, Sport, games & pastimes
Author/ Illustrator
Master of Gruninger Workshop
Book Title
Virgil Aeneid: The Fall of Troy and the Trojan Horse - 1502
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1502
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Sebastian Brandt Edition, 1502
Extras
Hand coloured illustrations
Number of pages
1
Dimensions
14.5×19.5 cm
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