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Wie man die einfeltigen und sonderlich die Krancken im Christenthumb unterrichten sol.

Author:
Written by Friedrich Mecus
Printer:
Printed by Georg Rhau (1525–1548) , Wittenberg
Artist:
Attributed to Lucas Cranach the Younger (German, Wittenberg 1515–1586 Wittenberg)
Date:
1539
Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
8 × 10 5/16 × 3/8 in. (20.3 × 26.2 × 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.53.6
Not on view
Inscription: on title page: "Speise ging von dem fresser, und süssikeit von dem starken" Gudi:14
Vendor: Joseph Baer & Co.
D. II 343.13; Baer cat. 710.193.531 (this copy); Schuchardt III 243.145 c(?); Schuchardt II p. 295; Pflugk-Harttung p. 99;see Lucas Cranach I D. II 294.56; not in Graesse, Brunet, Fairfax Murray, Muther
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