The Old Print Shop

Desiderius Erasmus. In Praise Of Folly [Encomium Moriae].

  • ARTIST: Fritz Eichenberg

  • PUBLISHER: Aquarius Press, New York and Baltimore.


    DATE: 1972.

  • EDITION SIZE: Edition 150 Paper size of each print 19 7/8 x 13 7/8" (50.6 x 35.3 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Ten original prints from woodblocks with excerpts of the Latin texts selected and freely translated into English by the artist. Signed in pencil and numbered on the colophon. Large folio, loose as issued in red linen clamshell box with black gilt label. Limited to 150 copies.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Front of box is slightly faded.