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Holbein"s Dance of death exhibited in elegant engravings on wood

Holbein"s Dance of death exhibited in elegant engravings on wood

with a dissertation on the several representations of that subject

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Published by H.G. Bohn in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Chapter V contains list of editions of the Macaber dance.

Statementby Francis Douce ... also, Holbein"s Bible cuts, consisting of ninety illustrations on wood, with introduction by Thos. Frognall Dibdin.
ContributionsHolbein, Hans, 1497-1543., Douce, Francis., Dibdin, Thomas Frognall.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 475 p. incl. front., illus ;
Number of Pages475
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21021803M

  The Dance of DeathExhibited in Elegant Engravings on Wood with a Dissertationon the Several Representations of that Subject but MoreParticularly on Those Ascribed to Macaber and Hans Holbein (no rating) 0 customer reviews. The dance of deathengraved by W. Hollar. London: J. Coxhead, Graphic Arts Dance of Death Ht The Dance of death exhibited in elegant engravin gs on wood, with a dissertationby Francis Douce. London: W. Pickering, Holbein's Dance of death exhibited in elegant engravings on wood, with a dissertationby.

Created between and , The Dance Of Death was a series of woodcut prints of grisly images apparently demonstrating the folly of human greed and pride. Holbein, who was born in Augsburg, in Germany, produced it while living and working in Basel, in modern-day Switzerland. The Danse Macabre (/ d ɑː n s m ə ˈ k ɑː b (r ə)/, French pronunciation: [dɑ̃s ʁ]) (from the French language), also called the Dance of Death, is an artistic genre of allegory of the Late Middle Ages on the universality of death: no matter one's station in life, the Danse Macabre unites all.. The Danse Macabre consists of the dead or a personification of death summoning.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Hans Holbein books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The Dance of Death Exhibited in Elegant Engravings on Wood. Francis Douce. 17 Feb Paperback. US$ The Dance of Death Exhibited in Elegant Engravings on Wood. Francis Douce. 03 Sep Hardback. US$ Photographs based on Hans Holbein (the Younger) engravings, the Dance of Death, with woodcuts by George Wilmot Bonner and John Byfield. The edition of the book with an introduction by Thomas Frognall Dibdin, has been used to make 49 photographs by adding a vertebrae bone from an unknown animal, possibly a deer found in a vineyard in Northern California.


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Pickering, ), also by Francis Douce (page images at HathiTrust) Holbein, Hans,illust. |Holbein's wood engravings begin with Death in the background as Adam and Eve fall. From this moment onwards, Death is forever present. Either you are led to your grave as he plays his drums, or you ascend during the Last Judgment/5(26).

Death and the Abbot, after Hans Holbeins Dance of Death, Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo Another image shows death adorned with a cardinal’s face; in another, a. Dance of Death. Holbein's Dance of death exhibited in elegant engravings on wood. London: Bell & Daldy, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hans Holbein; Francis Douce; Thomas Frognall Dibdin.

Holbein's Dance of Death Exhibited in Elegant Engravings on Wood: With a Dissertation on the Several Representations of that Subject Bohn's illustrated library: Authors: Hans Holbein, Francis.

Holbein's Dance of death, exhibited in elegant engravings on wood, with a dissertation on the several representations of that subject, Author: Thomas Frognall Dibdin ; Francis Douce ; Hans Holbein.

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Francis Douce, Hans Holbein. Pickering, - Dance of death - pages. 2 Reviews. Preview this book 4/5(2). Paris' dance of death had dominated the genre in the late Middle-Ages; from on, the work of Holbein became the ultimate reference. The series of 41 wood engravings was created around and published 12 years later in Basle.

Holbein was not the first to use the woodcut technique instead of the traditional fresco to create a dance of death. The Dance of Death, from the Original Designs of Hans Holbein, Illustrated with Fifty-two Wood Cuts [by J.

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