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Bref et sommaire recueil de ce qui a esté faict...à la joyeuse & triumphante entree de...Prince Charles IX...en sa bonne ville & cité de Paris...le mardy sixiesme jour de mars.

Entrée. Charles IX into Paris, March 6, 1571.

1572
Woodcuts by Olivier Codoré (French, died in 1588), After Jean Cousin II (French, 1522–1594), Author Simon Bouquet (French, 16th century), Printer Denys Du Pré (French, active 1562–1594)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1001-1002; Murray, French, 152; Mortimer, French, 205-206

Dimensions

Overall: 24.7 x 16.2 x 1.5 cm (9 3/4 x 6 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.139

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 16 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Denis Du Pré, for Olivier Codoré, 1572) Quarto; 102 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped limp vellum (beige cloth box).

Illustrations of triumphal arches, statues, etc.


Paris: Denis Du Pré, for Olivier Codoré, 1572

Provenance

Jean Balesdens [Ballesdens] (d. 1675), librarian to Chancellor Séguier (signature on front pastedown and title); William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, February 13, 1963.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund