(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
Graf im Pflug
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalPloughing
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedHarp
Slavery
Miscellaneous
Further details
The image shows both a Christian count enslaved by the Saracens and forced to pull a plough, and his wife, disguised as a harp-playing friar, luring the Saracen king into releasing him
ARTIST/CREATOR
Erfurt
DATE
1495
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Von dem graffen in in pflug gesang Weiß von Meyntz (GW 12575), Erfurt (Sporer), 1495 (title-page)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 DE)
Contact
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