A theological work,, ca.1475
File — Box: 9, Folder: 64, item: IN-21
Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents note
A woodcut illustration from a theological work of the late fifteenth century. The plate portrays a groups of Jewish scholars discoursing over a passage in the scriptures. Note the touch of color on the lips of the figures. Picture books, such as this were extremely popular and some of the finest artists of the day - masters like Albucht Durer and Hans Holbien amoung others, devoted themselves to such illustrations.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: The materials in this collection are in a number of languages including, but not limited to, Latin, Greek, German, French, English, Arabic, Sanskrit, and Japanese.
Conditions Governing Access
From the Collection: 5 Linear Feet (Approximately 250 items.)