(Antwerp: Claes Leeu, 1488). 246 x 180 mm. (9 3/4 x 7"). Double column, 40 lines of text, gothic type.
Attractively matted. Capitals struck and some underlining with red, one three-line initial in blue, paragraph marks in red or blue, and one side of the leaf WITH A FINE LARGE HAND-COLORED WOODCUT DEPICTING PETER ATTEMPTING TO WALK ON WATER (the woodcut measuring approximately 95 x 129 mm.). Goff L-355; BMC IX, 198; ISTC il00355000. A VERY FINE SPECIMEN, clean, fresh, and bright with careful contemporary coloring, from a very scarce illustrated edition of the life of Christ.
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PJP Catalog: 78.094