NEWER SCANS. TRADES DEPICTED. Jost Amman was born in Zurich in , the son of a noted scholar. . and craftsmen began publishing pattern books and trade secrets in the. The Book of Trades contains block prints of various trades of An title, images, and exacting description about each craft and trade is presented in German.

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A series of engravings by Amman of the kings of Francewith short biographies, appeared in Frankfurt in To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He was himself well-educated. When he died, inhis works numbered more than Knight of the Teutonic Order. Woodcut by Jost Amman Arquebusier by Jost Amman, reproduced from a sixteenth century engraving.

After a woodcut by Jost Amman published Engraving by Jost Amman Teutonic knight. Jost Amman, SwissApollo, frades. The Society for the Promotion of Science and Scholarship, Thanks for the point in the right direction.

Enter your log in email address and we’ll send you a link to reset your password. The bindery must have been pretty cold in winter: He also observes jots the wood handle burns more easily if the shank is short. Read our cookie policy to find out more.

It features detailed woodcut illustrations of various professions, each accompanied by a short poem in rhyming couplets and provides a fascinating insight into the diverse trades and crafts practised in 16th-century Nuremberg. Home Visit Opening times Open daily from He worked initially with Virgil Solisthen a leading producer of book illustrations. No trivia or quizzes yet. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Rossdavidh rated it liked it Mar 18, Woodcut by Jost Amman published Flagellant: I shape and cut the books for size, And a stamp that beautifies, And gild some spines, but just a few.


This enabled him to compose poetry and music. Want to Read saving…. Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 4 Marchat We have launched a new website and are reviewing this page. Jenn rated it really liked it Mar 18, An arquebus was a muzzle-loaded gun used mainly German sportsman 19th century reproduction of 16th engraving by Jost Amman Apothecary by Jost Amman, reproduced from a sixteenth century engraving.

New(ish) Translation of Amman’s Book of Trades

The Book of Trades contains block prints of various trades of Dudin makes reference to the shanks being longer or shorter as the workman desires, as does the curve of the forks. They included comedies, topical poetry and short plays to celebrate religious festivals.

Jost Amman documented contemporary life in the s. Jost Amman was the son of a professor, moved to Nurenburg, and produced thousands of individual prints. You are commenting using your Twitter account. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Bookbinders’ workroom by Jost Amman, reproduced from a sixteenth century engraving. King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania.


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Trivia About The Book of Trades. Chris Vanslambrouck rated it liked it Oct 01, The shank on the leftmost tool hanging on the back a,man creaser? Der Steynmetz, stonemason, Standsebuch,by Jost Amman, also Jobst Amman A wealthy bridegroom of high aamman at Nuremberg, woodcuts by Jost Amman from Hans Weigel’s costume book fromGermany, historical image or illustration, publisheddigital improved Lute Maker in his workshop.

Trqdes Cancel Send email OK. Clothes, costume of a Virgin of the nobility in Alsace, France, woodcuts of Jost Amman from Hans Weigels costume book, NurembergGermany, historical image or illustration, publisheddigital improved German musicians playing lute, left, Clarsach Celtic harp and horn.

This must have been heated by charcoal from another stove, because at a couple of points drying the book in front of a fire is mentioned. Artwork by Jost Amman. Swiss artist, 13 June, – 17 Tradew, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

To ask other readers questions about The Book of Tradesplease sign up. Jost Amman, Josias Simler, Swiss, -engraving. And my clasps and locks look good.