Detail View: Digitization Portfolio Collection: Selected Examples of Print Images: Die Prophiten alt Teutsch (1564) [title page]

Resource Identifier: 
exwsdpc2relif01
Title: 
Prophiten alt Teutsch (1564) [title page]
Title: 
Die Prophiten alt Teutsch (1564) [title page]
Creator: 
Amman, Jost, 1539-1591, woodcutter
Subject: 
Relief prints
Subject: 
Woodcuts--Germany--16th century
Subject: 
Color woodcuts--Germany--16th century
Subject: 
Title pages--History--16th century
Subject: 
Bible--History--16th century
Description: 
This title page is an example of a two-color (black and red) woodcut print which was further embellished by hand coloring. Close examination reveals the fine detail of the woodcut. The page is from a section of the complete work [Biblia, das ist die gantze heylige Schrifft Teutsch / D. Mart. Luth. Sampt angehenckter Erkl'arung aller Hebraischer, Chaldaischer, Griechischer vnd Laateinischer Namen vnd W'orter so in der Bibel begriffen darunder vil grosser Geheimniss verborgen ... Mit einem neuwen Register Summarien 'uber alle Capitel vnd Sch'onen Figuren] Die Prophiten alt Teutsch. Translated by Martin Luther.
Source: 
Bible. German. Luther. 1564-1565. Gedruckt zu Franckfurt am Mayn: Durch Georg Raben, Sigmund Feyerabend, 1564-1569.
Date Original: 
1564 - 1565
Rights Management: 
Materials digitized are either in the public domain, according to U.S. copyright law, or permission for this limited use has been obtained from rights owners with all other rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under Fair Use guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the Library Digitization Center project staff: (lib-dc@wmich.edu)
Contributing Institution: 
Western Michigan University Libraries, Digitization Center
Type: 
Image
Format: 
Image/tiff
Format Extent: 
106,790,880 bytes
Digitization Specifications: 
4986w x 7133h pixels, 24 bit color, 101.8 MB, 525 ppi, Hasselblad H2/CF-39MS (multi-shot mode)
Image Width - cm: 
24
Image Height - cm: 
35