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Emblemata

1608
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 16th century, Author Andrea Alciati (1492–1550), Printer Franciscus Raphelengius (Netherlandish, 1539–1597)


Place of Publication: Leiden, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Green, Alciati, 133

Dimensions

Overall: 18.7 x 13.2 x 5.7 cm (7 3/8 x 5 3/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

KBR9

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 210 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Leiden: Frans Raphelengius, 1608) Octavo; 482 leaves; contemporary vellum, red cloth case.

Author portrait (fol. +2v); emblematic symbols and scenes


Leiden: Frans Raphelengius, 1608

Provenance

Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler