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Knights of Augsburg – Mattheus Schoellenberger – 16th Century Woodcut (SOLD)

16th Century Woodblock prints from Paul Hector Mair’s “Geschlechter Buch ..der .. Statt Augspurg.” Published in Frankfurt am Main by Sigmund Feyerabend in 1580.

Double sided woodblock print depicting two members of the great Augsburg families shown in full armor with their coats of arms beside them. The family names are given at the top.
This sheet features Mattheus Schoellenberger and, on the opposite side, Peter Sideler (uncolored)

The artist was Christoph Weiditz II.

Dimensions – Around 8 X 11.5 inches

Condition: Spotting as shown – small pieces of tape at top margins.