Creator

Georg Alt

Creation Date

1493

Era

1400-1600

Medium

Hand-colored woodcut

Dimensions

In frame: 16 7/16 x 21 1/16 in. (41.8 x 53.9 cm)
Not in frame: 10 7/16 x 14 8/16 in. (26.5 x 36.8 cm)

Credit Line

Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015

Accession Number

2015.17

Creator Biography

Georg Alt, German, 1450-1510.

Description

Reproduction c. 1800 of a page from the Nuremberg Chronicle, which details the story of human history in terms of the Bible. The page features two illustrations, with a Christian king shown in the top right and a medieval European town in the bottom left.

Provenance

Purchased from Denis Conley Gallery 754 Kenmore Blvd. Akron, OH 44314 (Phone: 216-753-2022).

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