Fine portrait engraving by L. Kilian. Dated 1629 in the plate. Josua WEGELIN.

Fine portrait engraving by L. Kilian. Dated 1629 in the plate.

Augsburg: Johann Klockers, 1629.

Three-quarter length. With letterpress text and poem within decorative typeset border. Image size 125 x 98 mm, sheet size 325 x 187 mm.

Sheet very slightly worn and browned.

A German hymnodist, superintendent of the Evangelical college in Augsburg, "Wegelin's hymns are simple and natural, and are the productions of an earnest, true-hearted and good pastor rather than of a skillful poet." Julian, p. 1246.

Item #33480

Price: $450.00  other currencies

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