De re militari
Illustrated by Matteo de' Pasti (Italian, about 1420–after 1420), Woodcuts by Jean Jollat (French, 16th century), Author Robertus Valturius (Italian, 1405–1475), Printer Chrestien Wechel (1495–1554)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Murray, French, 560; Mortimer, French, 536
Overall: 32.5 x 22 x 3.5 cm (12 13/16 x 8 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 85 woodcuts
Not On View
(Paris: Chrestien Wechel, 1534) Folio; 198 leaves; modern half blind-stamped brown calf, brown cloth boards
Illustrations and diagrams of military implements, fortifications, etc.
Paris: Chrestien Wechel, 1534
Dr. Martini, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, November 1914.
Purchased with income of Otis Norcross Fund