NEWER SCANS. TRADES DEPICTED. Jost Amman was born in Zurich in , the son of a noted scholar. . and craftsmen began publishing pattern books and trade secrets in the. The Book of Trades contains block prints of various trades of An title, images, and exacting description about each craft and trade is presented in German.

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From Old Furniture, Volume I. Two men approach a pharmacy as the druggist makes medications. Rich marked it as to-read Jul 26, He was one of the last major producers of woodcuts for books, as during his career engravings were gradually taking over that role.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Amman documented contemporary life in the s. Der Steynmetz, stonemason, Standsebuch,by Jost Amman, also Jobst Amman Am,an wealthy bridegroom of high standing at Nuremberg, woodcuts by Bolk Amman from Hans Weigel’s costume book fromGermany, historical image or illustration, publisheddigital improved Lute Maker in his workshop.

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Illustrated by Swiss artist Jost Amman, celebrated chiefly for his woodcuts, done for book illustrations. During time of Plague would process through streets Stephen Bathory There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

You are commenting using your WordPress. After a iost by Jost Amman published Jost Amman June 13, — March 17, was a Swiss -German artist, celebrated chiefly for his woodcutsdone mainly for book illustrations.

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Although like most woodcut artists, he normally let a specialist formschneider cut the block to his drawing, he occasionally included both a cutter’s knife and a quill pen in his signature on prints, suggesting he sometimes cut his own blocks. James marked it as to-read May 04, Published June 1st by Dover Pubns first published Paintings in oil and on glass are attributed to him, but none have been identified.

They included comedies, topical poetry and short plays to celebrate religious festivals. Jenn rated it really liked it Mar 18, I shape and cut the books for size, And a stamp that beautifies, And gild some spines, but just a few.

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An title, images, and exacting description about each craft and trade is presented in German with an English translation. If is associated with an Alamy account you’ll receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password. We’ve sent an email to Please follow the instructions to reset your password. This must have been heated by charcoal from another stove, because at a couple of points drying the book in front of a fire is mentioned. Page 1 of 9. This page was last edited on 4 Marchat Retrieved from ” https: Jost Amman was the son of a professor, moved to Nurenburg, and produced thousands of individual prints.

The Book of Trades by Jost Amman, 1588

Refresh and try again. A series of engravings by Amman of the kings of Francewith short biographies, appeared in Frankfurt in Books by Jost Amman. Sell images Our Blog. What do you think is hanging above the broad axe? Rosie marked it as to-read Jun 07, Artwork by Jost Amman. Continue Cancel Send email OK. He was himself well-educated.