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The World in miniature : engravings by the German Little Masters, 1500-1550

edited by Stephen H. Goddard ; essays by Patricia A. Emison ... [et al.] ; contributions by Henry Fullenwider, Andrew Stevens.
  • [Lawrence, Kan.] : Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, ©1988.
  • 1st ed.
  • 240 pages : illustrations; 28 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • The origin, use, and heritage of the small engraving in northern Europe / Stephen H. Goddard
  • The Little Masters, Italy and Rome / Patricia A. Emison
  • The erotic engravings of Sebald and Barthel Beham / Janey L. Levy --Altdorfer and the first Little Master engravings
  • Allegory and antiquity --Religious themes
  • Mortality and sexuality
  • Soldiers, peasants, and the secular world.
Other information
  • Catalog of an exhibition held Sept. 4-Oct. 23, 1988, at the University of Kansas, and at three other museums.
  • Includes indexes.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-235).
ISBN
  • 0913689262
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 88060842
  • OCLC: 18447958