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C'est l'ordre qui a este tenu a la nouvelle et joyeuse entrée...Henry deuzieme

Entrée. Henri II into Paris, June 16, 1549.

Illustrated by Jean Goujon (French, about 1510–about 1565), After Jean Cousin (French, about 1490–about 1560), After Philibert de L'Orme (French, about 1515–1570), Printer Jean Dallier (French, 16th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 997-98; Mortimer, French, 202 (Roffet issue); Gourary 340


Overall: 24.2 x 17.7 x 2.5 cm (9 1/2 x 6 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 11 woodcuts

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Jean Dallier, [1549]) Quarto; 42 leaves; seventeenth-century gilt-stamped brown calf, brown cloth box.

Illustrations: obelisk on rhinoceros (fol. 11r), richly-garbed horseman, thought to be the king (19r), triumphal arches (cf. plate betw. fols. 36 & 37)

BOUND with two other titles (42.494.2-3)

Paris: Jean Dallier, 1549


1942, sold by Otto H. Ranschburg (dealer; b. 1899 - d. 1985), New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 12, 1942)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund