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- Series: Small Passion
Twenty-seventh plate from the second edition of the bound series of 37 woodcuts with Latin text, published by Daniel Bissuccio in Venice in 1612; Christ being taken from the Cross, a man on a ladder is holding the body while St John is supporting the weight with a cloth rope, and text in letterpress on verso. c.1509
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Height: 127 millimetres
Width: 98 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This is the twenty-seventh plate from a copy of the second edition of the series, published by Daniel Bissuccio, Venice, 1612. The first edition was published in Nuremberg in 1511 [see 1896-1-25-1 (1-37)].
This edition concists of 37 illustrations, all with Italian text on the verso; the illustration of Christ before Pilate (Meder 140) is inserted twice. In addition to the illustrations, this edition has four text sheets and a title-page.
For further information on this edition, the woodblocks, and this book see Meder 126 (1896-1-25-2 (2)).
Collation: this page has no signatur [H3].
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: La Passione Di N.S.Giesv Christo D'Alberto Dvrero Di Norimberga...
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