BEINECKE RARE BOOK AND
GENERAL COLLECTION OF RARE BOOKS AND
MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE MANUSCRIPTS
Beinecke MS 1164
Christ calming the storm.
1 item : woodblock ; 190 x 120 x 20 mm.
- Material is open for research.
- Woodblock depicting scene of the miracle of Christ stilling the wind and waves.
- Collection of Elmer Adler. Ex libris Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow. Purchased from
Christie's (New York sale, 2013 April 9-10, lot 349) on the Albert H. Childs Fund,
- Accompanied by: Christmas card from "the Wilsons," dated 1930, containing a print
made from the woodblock and attributing the block to a craftsman in the Netherlands,
- Date uncertain.
- Bookplate: Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow.
- Binding: modern cloth case.
- Christ Calming the Storm: Woodblock. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript
Library, Yale University.
- Jesus Christ
- Manuscripts, Medieval -- Connecticut -- New Haven.
- Christian art and symbolism.
- Wood blocks (printing blocks)
- Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
- Adler, Elmer, 1884-1962
- Vershbow, Arthur
- Vershbow, Charlotte