Lot 2570. A beautiful interpretation of the Eidschwurs:

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Auction date:12.05.2020   10:00 UTC +02:00
ID 315620
Lot 2570A beautiful interpretation of the Eidschwurs:
A beautiful interpretation of the Eidschwurs: what means each Finger and badges, all pious Christians, for the eyes and described. With hand colored floral woodcut border. (Augsburg, Steudner? or Bern in 1740). Qu.Fol. (26 x 37 cm.). With Holzschn colored.-Edging.

Only in the Bernese state archive of detectable single-leaf print (collection Rubi). Cf. VD17 23:659268M (earlier version in around 1700, GOT Wolfenbüttel). - Interesting plank pressure against the perjury with example-stories from Lausanne, Geneva, Lübeck, and Pressburg. - The present specimen in the middle with a story from Lübeck dated "29. May 1733". - 2 small flaws in the w. edge of the sheet, upper border in the center slight. damaged leaf edges small brown dusty stained u., otherwise well preserved. - More detailed description of the request please

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