Visual display of the Amorous Couple

Amorous Couple

  • ca. 1480
  • An ape gazing into a mirror.
  • German Woodcut, c. 1480. Original image from: W. L. Schreiber, Handbuch d. Holz- u. Metallschnitte..., IV, Leipzig, 1927, p. 114, no. 1976.

Details

Date
ca. 1480
Language
English
Description of Originals
Black and white illustration
12 cm by 13 cm
Part of
Nash Collection of Primates in Art and Illustration
Source
Janson, H. W. Apes and Ape Lore in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. London: The Warburg Institute University of London, 1952
For Staff
METS