Auction Date: 20/06/2019 at 10:15 am
Germany - Nuremburg Chronicle 1493 - A Page With Panoramic Illustration Of Ancient City Of Troy - This is from the German version of the Liber Chronicarum, printed in December 1493, five months after the original Latin edition, which was printed in 1493. The illustrations are finely handcoloured. The translation into German was done by George Alt and was printed in Nuremburg by Anton Koberger, godfather of Albrecht Durer. Size of 11¼” × 16” (285mm × 405mm).