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Historia septem infantium de Lara / Historia de los siete infantes de Lara (History of the Seven Children of Lara)

1612
Illustrated by Otto van Veen (Flemish, 1556–1629), Etched by Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1025; Bartsch 1388-1427; Illustrated Bartsch, v. 37, pp. 224-64

Dimensions

Overall: 22.4 x 31 x 2.3 cm (8 13/16 x 12 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B4168.1

Medium or Technique

Set of 39 (of 40) etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Antwerp: 1612) Oblong quarto; 39 leaves; contemporary vellum (red cloth box). BOUND with Veen’s Batavorum cum Romanis bellum, 1612 (B4167.1-.36)


Antwerp: 1612

Provenance

Early ownership inscriptions; William Perkins Babcock (1826-1899), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 12, 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock