Page border with four separate strips, with peasants and children; at top men and women, chasing a fox; on the side strips, large ornamented columns with children climbing in the foliage; below an dancing men and women; first used in Andrea Alciati, Paradoxorum, ad Pratum libri IV ... ex secunda authoris recognitione, Basel, A. Cratander, February 1523 (2°); this impression is used for the dedication letter to Bernhard, Bishop of Trient, by Johann Sickert, in: Clemens Romanus, Recognitionum Libri X ... Rufino Torano Aquileiense Interprete, Basel, J. Bebel, August 1526 (2°), page a2; at centre the initial V.  1523  Metalcut and letterpress

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1864,1114.755

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Page border with four separate strips, with peasants and children; at top men and women, chasing a fox; on the side strips, large ornamented columns with children climbing in the foliage; below an dancing men and women; first used in Andrea Alciati, Paradoxorum, ad Pratum libri IV ... ex secunda authoris recognitione, Basel, A. Cratander, February 1523 (2°); this impression is used for the dedication letter to Bernhard, Bishop of Trient, by Johann Sickert, in: Clemens Romanus, Recognitionum Libri X ... Rufino Torano Aquileiense Interprete, Basel, J. Bebel, August 1526 (2°), page a2; at centre the initial V. 1523 Metalcut and letterpress

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