Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium
Berlin 225; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, vol. 47, no. 240-56
Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etched title page and sixteen etchings
Not On View
(Antwerp: Gerard de Jode [about 1565-1571]) Folio; 17 leaves; original gilt-stamped armorial green vellum binding (green cloth box). BOUND with: 50.6.1-11 and .13-.15 (Hoffmann album)
Elaborate grotesque ornament designs surrounding vignettes with allegorical or mythological figures.
Antwerp: Gerard de Jode [about 1565-1571]
Ferdinand Hoffmann, Baron Gruenstein (1540-1607, Grünpichl and Strechau) given by him to his wife, Margaretha von Harrach; by descent through the Counts Harrach, to the Hradec Library; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, January 12, 1950.
William A. Sargent Fund