Conrad Meyer - Broadside- Table Manners, Gastronomy - “Tischzucht” - 1645

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Conrad Meyer - Broadside- Table Manners, Gastronomy - “Tischzucht” - 1645
Art, Cookery, food & drink, Illustrated, Incunabula & early printing, Table Manners - Quantity: 1 - Book related object

Conrad Meyer (1618–1689),

Broadside “Tischzucht”

Gastronomy, Table Manners

1645 (von Signed in the plate by Conrad Meyer and dated)

Engraving, text surrounded by typographic ornament.

Broadsheet with copper engraved etching depicting Table Manners.

Original and extremely scarce Broadsheet by Conrad Meyer.

(Zurich, Johannes Meyer): [1645]

Broadside on table manners; with an earlier etching by Conrad Meyer of 1645, showing the artist's family gathered around a table in a richly detailed dining room; with 112 lines of letterpress verse in two columns outlining proper manners.

As always, laid down at the time. Plate size: 38.5 x 17 cm

Fair condition. Some age toning and spotting to leaf. Small tear with some loss of text. Old tear with minor loss to engraving (prior to being laid down).

Lot details
Object
Book related object
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art, Cookery, food & drink, Illustrated, Incunabula & early printing, Table Manners
Author/ Illustrator
Conrad Meyer
Book Title
Broadside- Table Manners, Gastronomy - “Tischzucht”
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1645
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
German
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Johannes Meyer
Binding/ Material
Single page
Number of pages
1
Dimensions
39.5×31.5 cm
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