DAC Collection Object Information
Jerome appears twice in the Lübeck Bible: at the beginning of Genesis and here, at the beginning of the Wisdom of Solomon. This print is the work of the weaker of the two artist illustrators, Master B, also responsible for numbers 1, 2, 40, and 43.
St. Jerome (Vorrede in ded boek Salomonis),
Leaf from Lübeck Bible
Print impression quality: Good
Dimensions (Image): 190 x 196 mm (7.5 x 7.7 in.)
Edition: Lubeck Bible in Low Saxon, printed by Steffen Arndes
Accession number: 1963.37.2
Purchase funds, 1963
Provenance / Collectors' marks: Frederick Werther, Baltimore
Bibliography: Max J. Friedlander, Die Holzschnitte der Lübecker Bibel von 1494 (Berlin, 1918); S. 3467; H. 3143; H. II, p. 364.
Work Type: print
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