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Joseph in a pit; Joseph at centre, surrounded by his brothers who push him into pit accompanied by German biblical verse to Genesis 37 in letterpress; printed to face the antetype of the parable of the vineyard workers; 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 1926,0617.13.27.
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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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