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Biblia Latina (Bible in Latin)

1498
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century, Printer Simon Bevilaqua (Italian, active 1485–1518)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff B-603; BMC V 522; GW 4280; Essling 138; Sander 995

Dimensions

Overall: 22.4 x 17.5 x 7.5 cm (8 13/16 x 6 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19583

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 73 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Venice: Simon Bevilaqua, 8 May 1498) Quarto; [500?] leaves [some forty leaves removed and placed with prints]; orange marbled paper boards, beige cloth box.


Venice: Simon Bevilaqua, 8 May 1498

Provenance

Ownership inscription of Carlo Coppa, dated 1898; Joseph Baer & Co., from whom purchased by MFA, Summer 1912.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund