[Germany] Philippus Melannthon Germaniae Phoenix.Corpore parvus erat sed maximus arte philippus, Quam bene Germanis sic Philo mela fuit.
Engraving. 140 x 110mm. 5½ x 4¼". Trimmed to image.
Philipp Melanchthon (1497-1560) was a German reformer. He colloborated with Martin Luther, and was the first systematic theologian of the Protestant Reformation. He was an intellectual leader during the Lutheran Reformation and was an influential figure in the designs of educational systems.
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