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Plate D1
  • Jost Amman, artist
    1539–1591
    born: Zurich, Old Swiss Confederacy (present-day Switzerland) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (
    Wenzel Jamnitzer
    1507 or 1508–1585
    born: Vienna, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Austria) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany)
  • Plate D1, 1568
  • Perspectiva corporum regularium
  • Where object was made: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany)
  • engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 257 x 174 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 6 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 270 x 188 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 5/8 x 7 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0313.20
Description

Six stellations of icosahedrons, each encircled by a border.