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Full page watercolor of Christ on the Cross.

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Title
Full page watercolor of Christ on the Cross.
Names
Luther, Martin (1483-1546 ) (Author)
Collection

Ain Bethbuch linn der zehn Gebot, des Glaubens, des Vatters unsers und des Ave Marien.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1573
Place: Germany
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 108
Topics
Jesus Christ -- Crucifixion
Genres
Watercolors
Notes
Ownership: Written for Dionysius Schiltl (coaats of arms ff. 1v-6). Bookplate of H. de Landau. Bought for Spencer, 1953.
Content: Dictionary Catalog. Notes in manuscript.
Content: ff. 1 and 144 have paper pasted to the outsides.
Content: 1573 July 11-14
Content: Up to 16 long lines per page, no visible ruling.
Content: Parchment
Content: Each page has a figured border. 12 water-color drawings, 18 woodcuts and 12 water-color coats of arms.
Content: Gold highlights added to chapter headings and initials. Pen flourishes and other calligraphic ornaments.
Content: Johannes Schedtler writes in the preface, ff. 7v-9, that because Luther's Bethbuchlinn of 1522 was out of print with no new edition planned, he copied this ms. for D. Schiltl.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48292570-c61f-012f-74a2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1483: Creator Born
  • 1546: Creator Died
  • 1573: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Full page watercolor of Christ on the Cross." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1573. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e99d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Full page watercolor of Christ on the Cross." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e99d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1573). Full page watercolor of Christ on the Cross. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e99d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Full page watercolor of Christ on the Cross.