The Creation; God blessing the universe (consisting of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden framed by a circular firmament with the Sun, Moon and Stars), four winds in the corners. Very good impression without letterpress on verso, may be a proof for an illustration to Martin Luther, 'Catechismus Für die gemeine Pfarrherr und Prediger', Frankfurt: Weygand Han, 1550. Woodcut

An00082362 001 l

Thing

In Series
Illustrations to Luther's Catechism
Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
print, book-illustration
School
German
Subject
sun/moon, old testament
Techniques
woodcut

People

About the Works Of
Luther, Martin
Depicted
Adam, God, Eve
Printmaker
Brosamer, Hans, Han, Weygand

Place

In Gallery
German XVIc Mounted Roy
Published In
Frankfurt

Time

Acquired In
1882
Made
1550

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