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Ephemeridum

1532
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Author Johann Stoeffler (1452–1531), Printer Peter Liechtenstein (active 1497–1528)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 547-48 (earlier eds.)

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 15.5 x 5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR1050

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous diagrams

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Venice: Peter Liechtenstein, 1532) Quarto; [356 leaves]; contemporary blind-stamped brown calf.

Illustrations: title-page in red and black; numerous mathematical and astronomical diagrams and almanachs


Venice: Peter Liechtenstein, 1532

Provenance

Old ownership inscription effaced on title page; Leo S. Olschki, Florence; Theodore H. Castor & Co., Boston, from whom purchased by MFA, January 15, 1900.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund, by exchange