The King of Feuereisen and His Only Daughter, from Der Weisskunig

Woodcut | 22.6 x 20.7cm | Printed 18th century

Hans Burgkmair

Der Weisskunig (the white king) is a loosely biographical account of the life of Emperor Maximilian I. The text, composed by Maximilian's secretary Marx Treitz-Sauerwein, is accompanied by illustrations by Burgkmair, as well as Leonhard Beck, Hans Sc...
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