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Ludolphus de Saxonia, Leven Christi

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: Ludolphus de Saxonia, Leven Christi
  • Description:

    Place of publication: Zwolle, Netherlands

    Typology: Gothic

    Initials: One hand-drawn initial 'R', in blue ink with decorative red flourishes.

    Illustrations: Three woodcuts, side by side; uncoloured. The central woodcut shows the Virgin Mary, kneeling, with an open book upon her lap. An angel is before her, holding a scroll which reads 'ave + gratia plena'. The other two woodcuts shows statues of saints.

    Layout: The woodcuts take up the first half of the page. The text begins directly underneath the image and is set into two columns.

    Comment: Initial and decorative flourishes inserted by hand; some rubrication within the text.

  • Date range: 1495
  • Date: 1495
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2013 08:36
  • Last Modified: 23 Jul 2013 08:36