Detail View: Digitization Portfolio Collection: Selected Examples of Print Images: Bible. German. Luther. 1650

Resource Identifier: 
exwsdpc2intag01
Title: 
Portrait of Martin Luther [bible page]
Title: 
Bible. German. Luther. 1650
Creator: 
Unknown engraver
Subject: 
Intaglio prints
Subject: 
Plates (illustrations)
Subject: 
Engravings (prints)--Germany--17th century
Subject: 
Copper engravings--Germany--17th century
Description: 
This is a good example of a large engraving from the mid 17th century. It shows the quality of tonal representation of the era and fine detail in the text. The image is from the page following the title page of Biblia mit der Ausslegung. WMU Special Collections.
Source: 
Biblia mit der Ausslegung: Das ist: Die gantze Heilige Schrifft, Altes und Neues Testaments des Hocherleuchten und theuren Mannes Gottes D. Martini Lutheri. L√ľneburg: Gedruckt uns verlegt durch die Sterne. 1665
Date Original: 
1665
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: 
220,906,390 byes
Digitization Specifications: 
6973w x10556h pixels, 24 bit color, 210.7 MB, 800 ppi, Microtek ScanMaker 1000XL
Image Width - cm: 
22
Image Height - cm: 
34