(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
HistorienbibelType I Cycles - Related worksHistoria von Joseph, Daniel, Judith und Esther (Bamberg: Pfister, 1462)Joseph
HistorienbibelType I JosephJacob's death (ed. Merzdorf, p. 197f.)Jacob's funeral in Hebron
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Joseph CyclesHistoria von Joseph (Bamberg: Pfister, 1462)
Genesis Jacob's life in Egypt and his death Jacob's sons bury their father in Chanaan (Gen. 50:7-13)
Further details
This repetition of the woodcut is probably supposed to show the Sons of Jacob on their way to and from the burial.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bamberg
DATE
1462
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Historia von Joseph, Daniel, Judith und Esther (GW 12591), Bamberg (Pfister), 1462, fol. 13v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Albert Schramm, Der Bilderschmuck der Frühdrucke, vol. 1: Die Drucke von Albrecht Pfister in Bamberg, Leipzig 1922, p.
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Incunabula Short Title Catalogue
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library Manchester
Contact
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