A gift from the Bishop of Augsburg to King Philip II of Spain: a chronicle of humanity in 227 miniatures by Jörg Breu the Younger

Codex Escurialensis

Codex Escurialensis

Codex Escurialensis

  1. Jörg Breu the Younger (active 1510–1547 in Augsburg) was a painter, miniaturist, and draftsman

  2. The bishop of Ausgburg, Cardinal Otto von Augsburg (1514–1573), commissioned this work in honor of King Philip II of Spain

  3. It tells the story of mankind and the settlement of the continents from Noah to the mid-16th century

Codex Escurialensis

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  • Historia heráldica y origen de la nobleza de los Austrias
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Historia heráldica y origen de la nobleza de los Austrias

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Historia heráldica y origen de la nobleza de los Austrias
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Historia heráldica y origen de la nobleza de los Austrias

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Ediciones Grial – Valencia, 1996
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