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A Concent of Scripture

1590
Engraver William Rogers (English, active about 1589–1604), Author Hugh Broughton (English, 1549–1612)


Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

STC 3851; Hind, Engraving in England, I, p. 272, no. 21

Dimensions

Overall: 22.1 x 16 x 2.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

1971.185

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title and five engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: 1590?) Quarto; 42 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped brown calf.

Engraved title; “Map of the Earth with names (the most) from Scriptures” (after fol. A4); “In the image and fower beastes”; The empire of Rome”; “The greatness of Nabuchadnezars Empire”; and “An Abridgement of Judahs stories” (at end).


London: 1590?

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to the MFA, April 14, 1971.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow