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Mendel I - Amb. 317.2° Maltechnik: Lavierte Federzeichnung Farbauftrag: Schwarze Tinte, blaue, braune und grüne Wasserfarben, Höhung in Deckweiß und Zinnober. Bildmaße: H 255 x B 196 Datierung: Ab 1425 Folio 39 r Seger (Säger)

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Medieval Professions

Illustration of a Shoemaker/Cobbler, Peter Velner - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450