Woodcut from the ship of fools
|Book Title:||Das Narrenshiff /Navicula, sive Speculum fatuorum|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Publisher:||Geiler von Kaisrsberg (1445-1510)|
|Binding/ Material:||Loose page|
12 x 10,50 cm for the woodcut, 20,50 x 15 cm for the sheet. In an acid free quality matting of 30 x 25 cm
A good impression on watermarked laid paper. Good condition. One defect at the eye of Delia closed with a bit of paper from the backside.
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Delila schneidet dem in ihrem Schooß ruhenden Simson, dem die Narrenkappe vom Haupte gesunken ist, listigen Blickes das Haar ab.
Master of the Haintz Narr is a woodcutting master active around 1490 in Basel. He created between 15 or 56 of the 158 woodcuts for the ship of foold (Das Narrenschiff ) of Sebastian Brant printed in Basel in 1494. He received his nickname after the woodcut with Haintz-nar in this work.
Besides the woodcuts, , recognized as oeuvres realised by young Albrecht Durer, who in 1494 lived for some months in Basel. The Hanz Narr Meister realized between 15 and 56 woodcuts for the work, depending on the source. He was a woodcutting master active around 1490 in Basel. He created several woodcuts for the ship of fools (Das Narrenschiff ) by Sebastian Brant, first printed in Basel in 1494. He received his nickname after the woodcut with Haintz-nar in this work.
This woodcut from the Geiler edition, it takes inspiration from “Das Narrenschiff” Basel, 1494, written by his colleague and friend the humanist Sebastian Brant published for the first time in 1494.
This woodcut is 100% guaranteed as an original from the 1511 edition.
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|Member since:||March 29, 2014|
Excelent, as usual.
two good etchings: the draftman in front of a coastal landscape by Claude Gellée and the hurdy-gurdy player by Joris van Vliet
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