Saint Hubert, Last Bishop of Maastricht, and First Bishop of Liege (after Burgmaier) by Hans Burgkmaier

Saint Hubert, Last Bishop of Maastricht, and First Bishop of Liege (after Burgmaier) by Hans Burgkmaier

Saint Hubert, Last Bishop of Maastricht, and First Bishop of Liege (after Burgmaier)

Hans Burgkmaier

Title

Saint Hubert, Last Bishop of Maastricht, and First Bishop of Liege (after Burgmaier)

 
Artist
Year
1517 / 18, printed in 1799 
Technique
woodcut 
Image Size
9 5/16 x 8 3/8" image 
Signature
unsigned, as usual 
Edition Size
not known 
Annotations
titled in pencil, lower margin 
Reference
Bartsch 82, plate 56 (Burgmaier) 
Paper
antique-white laid with a partial watermark 
State
published 
Publisher
F.X. Stockl, Vienna for the family of Maximilian I 
Inventory ID
17678 
Price
$500.00 
Description
Number 56 from the Suite of 119 images in woodcut after drawings by Hans Burgmaier (1473 - 1531). The prints were created between 1517 and 1518 for the Emperor Maximilien I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1459-1519. The suite, titled “Images De Saints Et Saintes Issus De La Famille De L'Empereur Maximilien I. - En une Suite de cent dix neuf planches gravées en bois par differens graveurs d'après les dessins de Hans Burgmaier.” was printed in 1799 for the family of the Emperor Maximilian I by Chez La Veuve Alberti, the widow of the printer Ignaz Alberti and published by F.X. Stockl, Marchand D'Estamps in Vienna. The 8 engravers included: Hans Frank; Jost de Negker (1485 - 1544); Wolfgang Resch (1480 - 1537); Hans Taberith (fl. 1510 - 1517); Guilleaume Taberith; Cornelis Liefrinck (ca. 1480 - 1545); Alexis Lindt ( fl. 1500 - 1525) and Nicolas Seemann (fl. 1510 - 1517). References
5/17/09