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Single printed page CCCXV from Rudimentum Novitiorum bearing woodcut of Seneca wearing spectacles
PRINTS AND DRAWINGS
book (part)
Brandis, Lucas
Europe: Germany, Lubeck
1475
paper
overall: 391 mm x 291 mm

Single printed page numbered in ink CCCXV bearing hand-coloured woodcuts of the Pope, the Roman Emperor Claudius and the poet Seneca wearing spectacles whilst writing on an open scroll, each man portrayed above a genealogical lineage. On the reverse two columns of rubricated text. Paper bears the watermark of the City of Lubeck, 1474. In a modern antique-style frame, glazed.


1998.16

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