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Agricultural implements above a farmer tilling the field with a plough drawn by oxen. Woodcut after C. Gessner.

Gessner, Conrad, 1516-1565.
Date
1551/1554

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Publication/Creation

Tiguri [Zürich] : C. Froschoverus [C. Froschauer], 1551/1554.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut ; image 12 x 8 cm

Lettering

Varia instrumenta rei rusticae, sicut excusa sunt cum Graecis in Hesiodi libros interpretationibus

Notes

On the same sheet as no. 40961i in this catalogue

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 40962i

Lettering note

The instruments bear legends in Greek
The lettering in Latin states that the tools are those identified in commentaries on Hesiod, i.e. Hesiod's Greek poem Works and days

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Languages

  • Latin



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