By: Brant, Sebastian; Barclay, Alexander, translator
London, John Cawood: 1570
Seller ID: 9626
This woodcut is “The annivvere of vertue against this objection of voluptuositie." It measures 5” (12.7 cm) x 4 (10 cm) and is archivally mounted in a black mat measuring 10” x 9.5” (25.4 cm x 24 cm). The woodcut has been closely trimmed so that the opening of the mat shows nearly the entirety of what is there. This cut has the original floral borders used in the 1570 edition along with a title in wonderful Gothic type. There is also the original printing from Ship of Fools on the reverse. In good condition, clean and nice. This woodcut is extremely interesting in that the young... View More...