Creator

Georg Alt

Creation Date

1493

Era

1400-1600

Medium

Hand-colored woodcut

Dimensions

10.4 x 14.5, 16.4 x 21.1 (in frame)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

2015.18

Creator Biography

Georg Alt, German, 1450-1510.

Description

Reproduction of a page from the Nuremberg Chronicle, which details the story of human history in terms of the Bible. Illustrations on the page feature a series of individual figures, with four men and an old woman on the left, and two religious men with books on the right.

Provenance

Purchased from Denis Conley Gallery 754 Kenmore Blvd. Akron, OH 44314

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