Franklin: Record - Early engravers and their public : the Master of the Berlin passion and manuscripts from convents in the Rhine-Maas region, ca. 1450-1500 / by Ursula Weekes.

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Early engravers and their public : the Master of the Berlin passion and manuscripts from convents in the Rhine-Maas region, ca. 1450-1500 / by Ursula Weekes.

Author/Creator:
Weekes, Ursula.
Other title:
Master of the Berlin passion and manuscripts from convents in the Rhine-Maas region, ca. 1450-1500
Publication:
[London] : Harvey Miller, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
384 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Subjects:
Master of the Berlin Passion, 15th cent.
Wood-engraving, German -- History.
Wood-engraving, Flemish -- History.
Wood-engraving, Renaissance -- History.
Engraving, German -- Rhine River Valley -- 15th century.
Engraving, Flemish -- Meuse River Valley -- 15th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Rhine River Valley.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Meuse River Valley.
Summary:
Weekes' book examines the production and reception of engraving and metal-cuts in the Rhine-Maas region, focusing particularly on the work of the Master of the Berlin Passion and the engravers in his ambit.
Contents:
The printmakers. The Master of the Berlin passion and his circle ; The production of small religious engravings and metalcuts for the manuscript market
The manuscripts. Engravings and metalcuts in a vernacular prayerbook for the feasts of the church year : Rés Ea 6, Paris, Bibliothèque nationale ; Devotional prayerbooks with engraved cycles of the Life of Christ and the Passion ; Replacing the miniature : engravings in vernacular books of hours from Arnhem ; Sewing in meaning: engravings stitched into a book of hours from Brabant: series nova 12715, Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-342) and indexes.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
Contributor:
Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
ISBN:
1872501524
9781872501529
Publisher no.:
99953550264
Web link:
The Albert C. Baugh Book Fund Home Page
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