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Broadside: Der Paradyss Vogel (The Greater Bird of Paradise [Paradisaea apoda])

Object Number: 
1889.10.2.56
Date: 
ca. 1550
Medium: 
Wood block print (broadside) hand-colored with watercolor washes, formerly laid on an album page.
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/16 x 15 3/4 in. (28.4 x 40 cm), irregular
Inscriptions: 
Printed inscription in German cut off at the right margin.
Description: 
Avian Print
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group