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Epigrammata (Epigrams)

1501
Author Martial (about 40–after 100), Printer Aldus Manutius (Italian, 1449/50–1515)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

British Museum, STC Italian, p. 420

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 10.8 x 2.2 cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1341

Medium or Technique

Printed book, unillustrated

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

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Illustrated books

(Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1501) Octavo; 208 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Capé).


Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1501

Provenance

Maggs Bros., Ltd., London, from whom purchased by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), Sept. 1903; bequeathed by him to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent