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Bishamonten

These printed images of Bishamonten (Sanskrit: Vaishravana), the divine guardian of the north, were found inside a sculpture of the deity in the Jūrin'in subtemple of Nakagawadera, a temple northeast of Nara. T... more

The Annunciation

Hans Wechtlin (German, Strasbourg ca. 1480/85–after 1526)

Christ on a Goldsmith's Cross

Anonymous, German, Upper Germany, 15th century

The Visitation (Schr. 59)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Christ at the Marriage of Cana (Schr. 136a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Santa Maria dell'Anima (Schr. 1019m)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Album with Twelve Engravings of The Passion, a Woodcut of Christ as the Man of Sorrows, and a Metalcut of St. Jerome in Penitence

This fascinating album provides vivid testimony to the way in which prints were used in the fifteenth century. Twelve outstanding early impressions of Israhel van Meckenem’s engravings of the Passion are interl... more

St. Dorothea

Anonymous, German, 15th century

St. Jerome (Schr. 1554a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Christ Nailed to the Cross (Schr. 2417x)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Flagellation

Anonymous, German, 15th century

St. Bridget (Schr. 1307a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Last Supper (Schr. 176a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

St. Gregory and St. Sebastian (Schr. 1493x)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Sacred Monogram and the Wounds of Christ

Anonymous, German, 15th century

St. Jerome (Schr. 1551m)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Christ on the Mount of Olives (Schr. 205a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Saint Bernard Vanquishing the Devil

Anonymous, German, Upper Rhine, 15th century

The Death of the Virgin

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Lovers (Schr. 1976)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Panel of ornament (Schr. 2006m)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Lovers

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Seated Man of Sorrows (Schr. 910)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Last Judgment (Schr. 619)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Last Judgment

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Man of Sorrows

Anonymous, Netherlandish, 15th century

Bookplate of Hilprant Brandenburg (Schr. 2038)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Preparation for the Crucifixion (Schr. 662a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

One of the Seven Falls of Christ (Schr. 655)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

One of the Seven Falls of Christ (Schr. 683)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Adoration of the Magi

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Last Judgment

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Crucifixion (Schr. 486)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

St. Nicolas of Myra (Schr. 1633c)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Flagellation (Schr. 308c)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Christ and the Samaritan Woman (Schr. 141c)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Hermit Saints (Schr. 1773b)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

One of the Seven Falls of Christ (Schr. 645)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Saint Wolfgang (Sch.*1733a)

Casper (Upper German, Regensburg, ca. 1460)

Christ on the Cross

Anonymous, German, Basel, 15th century

Preparation for the Crucifixion

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Adoration of the Magi (Schr. 100)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Christ on the Cross

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Holy Trinity (Schr. 774a)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Christ Taking Leave of His Mother (Schr. 639)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Creed

Anonymous, German, 15th century

St. Anne with the Virgin and the Christ Child

Anonymous, German, 15th century

The Annunciation

Probably Anonymous, German, Swabia, 15th century

Saint Florian

This sheet, pasted into the inside of a book cover, is one of nine associated with Casper, a publisher and woodcutter working in Regensburg and Ulm during the latter half of the fifteenth century. His printed ... more

Saint Onuphrius

Anonymous, German, Augsburg, 15th century

Madonna and Child

Anonymous, German, Augsburg, 15th century

Saint Bernardino of Siena

Anonymous, German, Upper Germany, 15th century

Saint Elizabeth of Hungary

Wolfgang (German, Nuremberg, late 15th century)

The Sudarium

Signed at the lower margin by Hans Schlaffer, a woodcutter and publisher active in Ulm during the last thirty years of the fifteenth century, this is one of the few prints from this period that displays the nam... more

The Nativity

Wolfgang (German, Nuremberg, late 15th century)

De Re Militari (On the Military Arts)

When this military treatise was completed around 1460, the patron, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta, distributed a number of manuscript copies to rulers such as Louis XI, Francesco Sforza, and Lorenzo de' Medici. ... more

De Mulieribus claris

Giovanni Boccaccio (Italian, Paris 1313–1375 Certaldo, Tuscany)

Speculum humanae salvationis cum speculo S. Mariae Virginis

Printed by Günther Zainer (died 1478) at the Monastery of SS. Ulrich & Afra, Augsburg

Meditationes

Written by Johannes de Turrecremata (Spanish, 1388–1468)

Ars Moriendi

Published by Nicolaus Gotz (1474–1480)

Page from Stern des Meschiah

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Aesopi Fabulas

Written by Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)

Der Spiegel des Menschlichen lebens

Written by Rodericus Zamorensis (Spanish, 1404–1470)

The Sacred Heart on a Cloth Held by an Angel

Anonymous, German, Nuremberg, 15th century

Christ on the Cross with the Virgin and Saint John

Anonymous, German, Swabia, 15th century

Saint Christopher and Saint John the Baptist (Sch.1379m)

Jorg Glockendon (German, late 15th century)

Herbarium

Pseudo-Apuleius Platonicus (North African (?), active 4th century A.D.)

German Almanac

Hans Schönsperger the Elder (German, active Augsburg 1481–1520)

Herbarius - Gart der gesuntheit - Hortus sanitatis

Hans Schönsperger the Elder (German, active Augsburg 1481–1520)

Sphaera Mundi

The publisher and printer Erhard Ratdolt left his native Augsburg in 1475 and by the following year was at work in Venice, where his publications were among the most inventive . In his Kalendarium of 1476, with... more

Christ on the Cross

Anonymous, German, Franconia, 15th century

Gart der gesuntheit - Ortus sanitatis (Herbarius)

Peter Schöffer the Elder (German, Gernsheim 1425–1503 Mainz)

Vita et Fabulae

This popular book of moralized tales, most of which involve animals, was among the standard texts used to teach young children (mainly boys) to read. At least four different illustrated editions appeared in Ita... more

Peregrinatio in terram sanctam.

Bernhard von Breydenbach (German, Mainz 1440?–?1497 Mainz)

Le devote meditatione sopra la passione del nostro signore

The anonymous author of this Franciscan devotional tract, once attributed to Saint Bonaventura, humanized the story of Christ's suffering, providing detailed narrative accounts of each critical event, and thus ... more

Dat boek van der navolghinge ihesu Christi

Printed by The Poppy Printer , Lübeck

New Year's Card: Christ Child with the Cross

South Anonymous, German, South Germany, 15th century

Saint Catherine of Alexandria, from the 'Legenda di Sancta Caterina' (Modena, Richizola, 1490)

Reproduced in D. Fava: "Tipografia Modenese," Gutenberg Jarbuch (1929): 164-185.Nicoletta da Modena has been suggested as the author of this print for which there is no basis. Anonymous, Italian