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English Choose a language for shopping. Listen to this page. FROM Hartmann Schedel’s Chronicle of the World, widely known as The Nuremberg Chronicle, after the German city in which it was created, was a groundbreaking encyclopedic work and, at the time, the most lavishly illustrated book ever printed in Europe. Views Read Edit View history. Explore the Home Gift Guide.
Taschen, If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual page: The author of the text, Hartmann Schedelwas a medical doctor, humanist and book collector.
Though he considered himself a humanist and used many Latin classical sources, Schedel followed the medieval tradition of copying from various sources, many of which we can chrlnicle because much of his library remained intact and is in the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek in Munich.
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The Nuremberg Chronicle
Two Nuremberg merchants, Sebald Schreyer — and his son-in-law, Sebastian Kammermeister — chromicle, commissioned the Latin version of the chronicle. Read more Read less. English -speakers have long referred to it as the Nuremberg Chronicle after the city in which it was published. The large workshop of Michael Wolgemutthen Nuremberg’s leading artist in various media, provided the unprecedented 1, woodcut illustrations before duplications are eliminated; see below.
German physician, humanist, historian and cartographer.
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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. An amazing amount of information is known about the making of the Nuremberg Chronicle because contracts and exemplars survive. Schedel is best known for his writing the text for the Nuremberg Chronicleknown as Schedelsche Weltchronik English: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The nruemberg illustrations of a number of copies, both in Latin and in vernacular, were also supplied with hand colouring by contemporary Zchedel artists.
Woodcut of NurembergNuremberg Chronicle. This page was last edited on 23 Novemberat This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and hartmmann countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus years or less. I’m a real book-o-holic but this is the first book I feel priviliged to own.
He borrowed most frequently from another humanist chronicle, Supplementum Chronicarumby Jacob Philip Foresti of Bergamo.
He was born and died in Nuremberg. There are extant copies of the Latin edition and of the German. It is an enjoyable window into printing and scjedel and world of 16th Century thought.
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Or maybe even in a display case.