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Author Name    [Holbein}

Title   Single printed leaf from Biblia Sacra iuxta vulgat[am] quam dicunt editionem.

Book Condition   Collectible: Very Good

Publisher   Paris: apud Carolam Guillard & Gulielmum Desboys, 1552

Seller ID   JL815-057

From the Second Edition, previously published in 1549. 4to. Pages 741-742. 10 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches. Text in Latin, single column of Bible text with variant readings of the text in the margins, 2 woodcut initials, colored by hand; text clean, unmarked, some light toning, foxing, and soiling. Very Good. Text from parts of Jeremiah Chapters 8, 9 [complete], and 10. Although not present on this leaf, this edition contained 92 woodcut illustrations of the Old Testament by Hans Holbein (1497-1543), first published in Lyon in 1538. Among the printers is Charlotte Guillard (d. 1557) the first woman printer of importance. She was one of the most important printers of the Latin Quarter of Paris.

Holbein, Single printed leaf from Biblia Sacra iuxta vulgat quam dicunt editionem, Early Printed Leaf

Price = 75.00 USD

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