Record number 07/2220
TitleImages De Saints Et Saintes Issus De La Famille De L'Empereur Maximilien I. - En une Suite de cent dix neuf planches gravées en bois par differens graveurs d'après les dessins de Hans Burgmaier. -
ImprintA Vienne: Chez F.X. Stöckl, Marchand D'Estampes. Imprimé Chez La Veuve Alberti., 1799.
Physical Description11, [1], p., 119 pl.; 416 mm. (Folio.)
Content Format Note[T.p.] - Avis - Noms Des Saints Et Saintes - [Plates].
Summary NoteThe 'Avis' states that the cuts were originally made in 1517 and 1518.
Responsibility NoteThe plates are not signed; but the 'Avis' states that they were originally cut by Hans Frank, Corneille Liefrank, Aléxis, Lindt, Josse de Negkher, Wolfgang Resch, Hans Taberith, Guilleaume Taberith and Nicolas Seemann.
SubjectChristian art and symbolism - Saints - History
Drawings - Woodcuts - Germany - 16th century
Pictorial works - Austria - 18th century
Name as Subject Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1459 - 1519
ReferencesG. Bartram, The German Renaissance print [exhibition catalogue] (1995); T. Falk, Sixteenth century German artists (1980) (= v. 11 (VII:2) of The illustrated Bartsch, ed. W.L. Strauss); W. Schade, ed., Hans Burgkmair [exhibition catalogue] (1974).
Binding Note19th-century half red morocco, marbled-papered boards; gilt-decorated spine lettered 'Images De Saints Et Saintes De La Famille De Maximilien I - Burgmaier.', 'R.A.' and '1799'.
ProvenanceThe verso of the front loose endpaper is inscribed in pencil 'S:A:H', i.e. S.A. Hart, librarian of the Royal Academy 1864-81.
Purchased for RA Library in 1869 (see 'Library Report for 1869', RA Annual Report, Appendix No. 6, p.27).
Contributors Burgkmair, Hans, the elder, 1473 - 1531, source artist
Stöckl, F. X., fl. ca. 1799?, publisher
Alberti, veuve, fl. ca. 1795 - 1799?, printer
Negker, Jost de, ca. 1485 - ca. 1544, engraver
Resch, Wolfgang, ca. 1480 - ca. 1537, engraver
Taberth, Hans, fl. ca. 1510 - 1517, engraver
Liefrinck, Cornelis, ca. 1480 - before 1545, engraver
Lindt, Alexis, fl. ca. 1500 - 1525, engraver
Seman, Clause, fl. ca. 1510 - 1517, engraver
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