St. Nicholas by Unknown Artist

Coloured German woodcut of the 15th century of exceptionally fine quality and good preservation, from the collection of S.

Details

Medium:
Coloured woodcut
Dimensions:
27.5 x 19.7 cm
Art Fund grant:
£75 ( Total: £125)
Acquired in:
1915
Vendor:
Per BM

Leigh Sotheby, author of 'Principia Typographica'. Purchased by a small number of subscribers for £125 including a grant of £75 from the Art Fund and presented to the British Museum.

Provenance

Collection of S Leigh Sotheby.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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