Nuremberg printing

Title

Nuremberg printing

Subject

Writing
History

Description

An example of “Incunabula” a book printed before 1501, during the first 50 years of printing.” Printed on front and back.
This one: “Leaves from the Golden Legend” or “Lives of the Saints” by Jacob De Voregine.
Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger, December, 1488.
Printed in two columns. The capital an intial strokes are in red, the paragraph marks are in red and blue. The wood engravings are painted by hand.

Source

https://hanlib.sou.edu/speccoll/hearn.html

Publisher

Southern Oregon University. Library

Date

1488

Rights

Public Domain: See http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
For fair use/educational reproduction, please provide the following credit: Courtesy of Southern Oregon University Hannon Library."

Format

illuminated manuscripts

Language

German

Type

Text

Original Format

illuminated manuscripts

Physical Dimensions

9” x 13”.

Files

Hearn9 Golden legend.tif

Tags

Citation

“Nuremberg printing,” Hannon Library Online Exhibits, accessed December 1, 2021, https://hanlib.omeka.net/items/show/272.

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