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Moses returns to Egypt with wife and sons; Moses and wife at left, leading donkey on which two small children sit in basket, accompanied by German biblical verse to Exodus 31 in letterpress; printed to face the antetype of Joseph leading Virgin and Christ into Egypt; illustration to Peter Perenyi and Augustin Hirschvogel, 'Vorredt und eingang der Concordantzen alt und news Testaments, durch Pereny Petri... Und nachuolgents durch Augustin Hirßfogel... erweytert' (Vienna, Aegidius Adler: 1550). 1549
Etching and letterpress
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Height: 310 millimetres (approx sheet size)
Height: 115 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 195 millimetres (approx sheet size)
Width: 144 millimetres (sheet)
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- Bound in the second edition of the complete book with original embossed binding with evangelist portraits, and two-page preface, 56 pages with 104 etchings.
Two etchings to a page with German letterpress above and below with relevant biblical passages; see 1926,0617.13.1-104 for the book. For the antetype facing this print, see 1926,0617.13.19.
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Associated Title: "Vorredt und eingang der Concordantzen alt und news Testaments, Durch Pereny Petri... Und nachuolgents durch Augustin Hirßfogel... erweytert"
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