Corona delle nobili et virtuose donne libro primo [-terzo]

1591
Author Cesare Vecellio (Italian, 1521–1601)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1105; Mortimer, Italian, under 520; Berlin 1634; Lotz 116c, 117c, 118a

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 20.8 x 1.6 cm (5 1/2 x 8 3/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.495

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 79 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Venice: Cesare Vecellio, 1591) Oblong quarto; 84 [of 88] leaves; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped red morocco (red cloth box).

Illustrations of lace patterns.


Venice: Cesare Vecellio, 1591

Provenance

Isabella K. [Dunnistoun?; inscr. with address "119. George Street. Edinburgh"]; Otto H. Ranschburg, New York, from whom purchased by the MFA. (Accession date: November 12, 1942)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund