Grame Noüeux (Gnarled Grass)

Unidentified artist, French, 16th century


Dimensions

Image: 12.9 x 7 cm (5 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.); Sheet: 15.2 x 11.8 cm (6 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.575

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

On verso: woodcut of Grame polyantes AEgylopes de Pline (unclolored woodcut) Chap. XXX, 359
for attribution, check Clusius, Charles De L’Ecluse

Inscription

Letterpress text above: 360 Liure IV cel'Hi / Grame noüeux

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA; bequest to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre