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Das Narren Schyff

Artist:
Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Author:
Written by Sebastian Brant
Printer:
Printed by Johann Bergmann de Olpe
Date:
1495
Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 3/16 x 5 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. (20.8 x 15 x 3.8 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.71
Not on view
Signature: Printer's mark Johann B von Olpe l. V4 verso
Vendor: Heinrich Tiedemann (German)
Hain 3740; Schramm 3559; Gesamt 5046; Kurth: Dürer p. 13.4962; Weisbach 74; Meder (Dürer) 274; Muther 479; Hollst. VII 245.12.2; Redgrave: The Ill. Books of Seb. Brant.In: Bibliographica II 47-60; this ed not in BM cat., Morgan-Bennett, Census
Sebastian Brandt, Edwin Zeydel The Ship of Fools. 1944 (1962 reprint).

Klaus Manger Das "Narrenschiff": Entstehung, Wirkung und Deutung. Erträge der Forschung, vol. 186, Darmstadt, 1983.



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