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The Planet Mars as an Armored Knight on Horseback
Ulm, Germany; Augsburg, Germany (Place Created)
shortly after 1464
Watercolor and ink on paper bound between original wood boards covered with original pigskin
Ms. Ludwig XII 8 (83.MO.137), fol. 48v
Leaf: 30.6 × 22.1 cm (12 1/16 × 8 11/16 in.)
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