Gothic and Renaissance Art in Nuremberg 1300-1550 (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 8 April-22 June 1986; and at the Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, 24 July-28 September 1986)
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986
(30.5 cm), 499 (1) pp., profuselyillustrated. Publisher’s cloth, pictorial dust jacket. - 278 exhibits, including paintings, manuscript illuminations, sculpture, prints, drawings, books, and a variety of decorative arts. Ten essays, including Rainer Schoch on Nuremberg printmaking and Hermann Maué on the development of the Renaissance portrait medal in Germany. Among dozens of works lent by the Germanisches Nationalmuseum are the Missal of Anton Kress (item 54) and the Girdle Book of Hieronymus Kress (item 83). ¶ Fine copy.