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Bod-Inc: R-032

Regiomontanus, Johannes



Analysis of Content

Printed side Regiomontanus, Johannes: [Advertisement.] ‘Hec opera fient in oppido Nuremberga Germanie ductu Ioannis de Monteregio . . .’ See W. F. von Stromer, ‘Hec opera fient in Nuremberga Germanie ductu Ioannis de Monteregio. Regiomontanus und Nürnberg 1471-1475', Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften. Philosophisch-historische Klasse. Sitzungsberichte, 364 (1980), 267-8.


Imprint: Nuremberg: Johann Müller of Königsberg (Regiomontanus), [c.1473-4]. Broadside.



ISTC: ir00091800

Hain: H 13807;

BMC: BMC II 457;

Proctor: Pr 2212;

Others: BSB‑Ink R‑58; E 805; G. Pollard and A. Ehrman, The Distribution of Books by Catalogue from the Invention of Printing to A.D. 1800 (Cambridge, 1965), pl. 12; not in Sheppard. Facsimile: Burger, Buchhändleranzeigen, 15; Joannis Regiomontani Opera Collectanea, ed. F. Schmeidler, Milliaria X,2 (Osnabrück, 1972), 531-3.

LCN: 14064441


Copy number: R-032(1)

Binding: Modern cardboard folder.

Size: 428 × 310 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 411 × 287 mm.

Provenance: Hartmann Schedel (1440-1514); according to a letter from E. P. Goldschmidt to Albert Ehrman dated 19 Feb. 1948, the broadsheet was previously bound in a copy of Petrus Abanus, Conciliator. Mantua: Johannes Vurster and Thomas Septemcastrensis, 1472 (Hain 1), which belonged to Hartmann Schedel. Eugène de Beauharnais, 1st Duke of Leuchtenberg (1781-1824); sale (Berlin: Paul Graupe, 15 Apr. 1929), lot 27. The two items were sold separately at this sale; the broadsheet fetched 4000 Marks, the copy of Hain 1 fetched 9500 Marks. Jacques Rosenthal (1854-1937), Katalog 92; Einblattdrucke (1931), no. 8. Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); purchased from Heinrich Eisemann in 1948 for £350; accession no. ‘R 544'. Presented in 1978 by John Ehrman.

SHELFMARK: Broxb. 95.2.

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