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Incunable prospect of Venice

SCHEDEL, D. Hartmann.

Venecie.
Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 1493, Latin text edition. Woodcut, image 190 x 530mm, set in a page of text.

One of the earliest obtainable prints of Venice issued in the famous 'Nuremberg Chronicle'. Some of the town views in the Chronicle are pure fiction, especially those furthest from Nuremberg, but here features such as the tower of St Mark's are depicted, although not accurately. On verso is a prospect of Padova and several portraits.

MORETTO: 6.
Stock ID : 9164

£1,750

£1,750

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Stock Id :9164

Download Image

Incunable prospect of Venice

SCHEDEL, D. Hartmann.

Venecie.
Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 1493, Latin text edition. Woodcut, image 190 x 530mm, set in a page of text.

One of the earliest obtainable prints of Venice issued in the famous 'Nuremberg Chronicle'. Some of the town views in the Chronicle are pure fiction, especially those furthest from Nuremberg, but here features such as the tower of St Mark's are depicted, although not accurately. On verso is a prospect of Padova and several portraits.

MORETTO: 6.
Stock ID : 9164

£1,750

£1,750