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Quarto border with Samson and the lion; portal flanked by columns with cherub's heads at top; Samson with landscape background below; used on title-page to Auslegung D. Mart. Luthers uber das Lied Mose ... aus dem Latin durch Justum Jonam, Wittenberg 1532. c. 1532
Woodcut and letterpress
- Production date
- 1530-1532 (c.)
Height: 159 millimetres (borderlines)
Width: 110 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- According to Dodgson, a work by Lucas the younger. Koepplin and Falk regard the work as an original by Cranach the elder or from his workshop.
The print was used in several editions by Georg Rhau 1532-46 and Nickel Schirlentz 1542-45.
Cf. D. Koepplin / T. Falk, Lucas Cranach: Gemälde - Zeichnungen - Graphik, 2 vols, exh. cat. Kunstmuseum Basel, 1974, no. 263.
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