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Albrecht Dürer Von menschlicher Proportion leaves

 Collection — Box: MS-128 001
Identifier: MS-128

Scope and Contents

This collection contains three leaves from Latin translation of Vier Bücher von menschlicher Proportion, authored, illustrated, and edited by Albrecht Dürer in the 1520s.


  • Creation: circa 1520


Language of Materials

This collection contains materials in Latin.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright status of this collection has not been evaluated.

Biographical / Historical

The Latin translation of Von menschlicher Proportion was published in Paris in 1532 as De symmetria partium in rectis formis humanorum corporum, libri in latinum conversi.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated by Paul Jordan-Smith to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in the late 1940s.

Processing Information

The processing of this collection is complete.

Albrecht Dürer Von menschlicher Proportion leaves
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Collection Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collection Area

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library
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Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 United States