Fabulæ Æsopi Graecè & Latinè
Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, XXVII, p. 44, no. 31; Landwehr, Fable Books of the Low Countries, 66
Overall: 15.5 x 10 x 1.5 cm (6 1/8 x 3 15/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 47 woodcuts
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(Amsterdam: Joannes Ravesteyn, 1672) Octavo; 80 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled calf binding.
Illustrations from Aesop’s Fables, supplemented by the “battle of the frogs and the rats.”
Amsterdam: Joannes Ravesteyn, 1672
John Nicoll; James Marquis of Carnarvon; acquired 1922 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent