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Woodcut of Christ in Limbo, in the Harrowing of Hell.

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Breviarium.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1454
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 039
Topics
Jesus Christ
Limbo
Notes
Ownership : Written at the monastery of Kastl, near Eichstatt and Nuremberg.

Content : 1, plus marginal notes to supply missing text in a different hand

Content : 1452

Content : 4 woodcuts.

Content : Binding on this manuscript is so extremely stiff and fragile that examination of the ms. was impossible, therefore information in this entry is from the Kup article and library dossier. Photographing may be impossible; existing b/w photos are in dossier.

Content : Colophon dates the completion of the manuscript to 1452; dates of watermarks uphold this.

Content : De Ricci, Supplement, 332. Kup article. Library dossier.

Content : Long lines, ruled in black ink.

Content : Paper

Content: Red initials, rubrics.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 8a9df2d0-c619-012f-4d0c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1454: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Woodcut of Christ in Limbo, in the Harrowing of Hell." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1454. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec20-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Woodcut of Christ in Limbo, in the Harrowing of Hell." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec20-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1454). Woodcut of Christ in Limbo, in the Harrowing of Hell. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec20-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Woodcut of Christ in Limbo, in the Harrowing of Hell.