The museum will be closed to the public on Thursday, September, 29.
Nine Portraits of Philosophers and Bishops,
Woodcut and letterpress in black, colored by hand on laid paper
Sheet: 16 5/8 × 11 3/4 inches (42.2 × 29.8 cm)
Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass
Prints, Drawings & Photographs
purchased by Lillian Henkel Haas [1879-1960] (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA)
1945-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Nuremburg Chronicle: A Facsimile of Hartmann Schedel's Buch der Chroniken. New York, 1979.
Wilhelm Pleydenwurff; Michael Wolgemut, Nine Portraits of Philosophers and Bishops, 1493, woodcut and letterpress in black, colored by hand on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass, 45.87.B.