Hartmann Schedel: Nuremberg Chronicle (Taschen Jumbo Series) [Stephan Fussel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. MUST-HAVE. Nuremberg chronicle by Hartmann Schedel page in the Teaching with Unique Collections site. Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, First and only Latin edition of the most fully realized illustrated book of the fifteenth century and one of the most impressive.

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This brilliantly colored copy, owned by Schedel, contains valuable additional matter, such as Erhard Etzlaub’s map of the road to Rome. Read more Read less.

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This section needs additional citations for verification. Learn more click to open popover Customers who viewed this item also viewed Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 This shopping feature will continue to load items. Date Created July 12, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Chronicle of the World – Hardcover. This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published or registered with the U.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. The chronicle is an illustrated world history, in which the contents are divided into seven ages:. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The Nuremberg Chronicle is an illustrated biblical paraphrase and world history that follows the story of human history related in the Bible; it includes the histories of a number of important Western cities.

The Renaissance Print, β€” The Nuremberg entrepreneur Sebald Schreyer and his brother-in-law, Sebastian Kammermeister, financed the production of the book.


Description The Liber chronicaruma universal history compiled from older and scgedel sources by the Nuremberg doctor, humanist, and bibliophile Hartmann Schedel β€”is one of the most densely illustrated and technically advanced works of early printing. At some point it was re-backed, indicating that the material covering the spine was replaced, and there are corner bosses and two metal clasps with leather hinges repaired.

Six Ages of the World. In the meantime, a German translation was commissioned by the two financiers to Georg Alt circaa scribe at Nuremberg treasury, and the German edition was printed alongside the Latin one between January and December Under the ‘More’ menu you can find metadata about the itemany transcription and translation we have of the text and find out about downloading or sharing this image.

There was a problem filtering reviews right nurejberg. Chronicle of hartman World – Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. The Liber chronicarumalso known as the Nuremberg Chronicle, is one of most celebrated books to be issued during the early years of printing, mainly because of its 1, glorious images.

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Exemplars were the manuscript layouts with sketches to show the arrangement of texts and images to the printer, Anton Koberger c. Its binding is pigskin. Sebald Shreyer, one of the patrons of the chronicle, commissioned paintings from classical mythology for the grand salon of his house. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the nurembdrg term is the author’s life plus years or less.

Both a historical reference work and a contemporary survey of urban culture at the end of the 15th century, the Chronicle had a remarkable influence on the cultural, ecclesiastical and intellectual history of the Middle Ages.



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What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Nuremberg was one of the largest cities in the Holy Roman Empire in the s, with a population of between 45, and 50, Hartmann Schedela doctor and scholar in Nuremberg, wrote this history, beginning at the Book of Genesis and continuing through biblical and Roman history to his contemporary history of Nuremberg, leaving blank pages for the reader to fill in before ending his text with the Apocalypse.

The Chronicle was first published in Latin on 12 July in unremberg city of Nuremberg.

The blocks and the archetype were to be returned to the patrons once the printing was completed. I cannot reconcile this “old German” facsimile with the original Nuremberg Chronicle which was written in Latin.

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Old Testament Chronology Cities and towns Illuminations. Hartmann Schedel 13 February β€” 28 November was a German physician, humanisthistorianand one of the first cartographers to use the printing press. Anton Kobergerprinter of the Nuremberg Chronicleprinted the first humanist book in Nuremberg in Not all copies are colored, however: T he Gordon Newspaper Room opens at 8: This was quickly followed by a German translation on 23 December Burning of Jews for the supposed desecration of sacramental wafers in Deggendorf, Bavaria in Physicianhumanist, historian, cartographer.

Schedel is best known for his writing the text for the Nuremberg Chronicleknown as Schedelsche Weltchronik English: