Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: The Dinner Party: Heritage Floor: Clara Hatzerlin

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Judy Chicago (American, b. 1939). The Dinner Party (Heritage Floor; detail), 1974–79. Porcelain with rainbow and gold luster, 48 x 48 x 48 ft. (14.6 x 14.6 x 14.6 m). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Foundation, 2002.10. © Judy Chicago. Photograph by Jook Leung Photography

Clara Hatzerlin
b. circa 1430, Germany; d. 1476, Germany

The correct spelling of this name is CLARA HÄTZLERIN.

Clara Hätzlerin, a professional scribe in Augsburg, Germany, wrote a collection of songs and poems now known as the Liederbuch [Songbook] der Clara Hätzlerin. Documents show that Hätzlerin copied manuscripts for payment between the years 1452 and 1476.

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