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Treasure Box or Shrine of the True Riches… (Der Schatzbehalter…)

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King Herod and the Chief Priests and Scribes

15th century

Workshop of Michael Wolgemut, German, (1434-1437–1519)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Woodcut
Series: from Treasure Box or Shrine of the True Riches of Salvation and Eternal Blessedness (Der Schatzbehalter oder Schrein der wahren Reichtümer des Heils und ewiger Seligkeit)
Edition: Published as figure 28 in the Schatzbehalter oder Schrein der wahren Reichthuemer des heils und ewiger Seligkeit by Stephan Fridolin (German, ca. 1430–1498), Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 1491 (on recto of same sheet as figure 29, verso, DAC 1953.6.23.2b)
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Paul Davidsohn (Lugt 654)
Bibliography: Schramm 344; Schreiber 52021; Hain 14507.
Credit Line: Gift of David Keppel (Wesleyan honorary degree 1929), 1953
Accession Number: 1953.6.23.2a

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  • Bible
  • New Testament
  • religions
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]
  • royalty - Class within the nobility consisting of those who are descended from or related to a monarch or line of monarchs. [February 1993 alternate term deleted, was 'royal'. January 1993 related term added. December 1990 descriptor added.]

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