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C. Iulius Caesar; sive, Historiae imperatorum Caesarumqve romanorum ex antiquis nvmismatibus restitutae liber primus

Illustrated by Hubert Goltzius (Netherlandish, 1526–1583)

Place of Publication: Bruges, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1653; British Museum, STC Dutch, p. 87; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, VIII, p. 139, no. 2


Overall: 30.5 x 22.8 x 4 cm (12 x 9 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title, 54 etchings, and one engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Bruges: Hubert Goltzius, 1563) Folio; 189 leaves; modern half vellum, decorated paper boards, gilt-stamped red leather labels.

Engraved title with antique motifs, illustrations of ancient coins, allegorical engraving of the author verso of last leaf

Bruges: Hubert Goltzius, 1563


William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen