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La grande danse macabre des hommes et des femmes [FACSIMILE]

1486
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, French, 15th century, Publisher Baillieu (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 20.4 x 0.7 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.2121

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 56 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Baillieu, about 1862). Quarto; 36 leaves; light brown paper covers (beige envelope).

Reproductions of fifteenth-century woodcuts of Dance of Death subjects


Paris: Baillieu, about 1862

Provenance

Acquired June 14, 1922, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

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