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La venerie

1624
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, French, 16th century, Author Jacques du Fouilloux (French, 1521?–1580)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1357; Murray, French, 170 (1614 ed.)

Dimensions

Overall: 22.7 x 18 x 2.5 cm (8 15/16 x 7 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2005.362

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Claude Cramoisy, 1624) Quarto; 132 leaves; modern half vellum, blue decorated paper boards.

Illustrations of often-hunted animals (deer, boar, rabbit, etc.) and scenes of hunting methods.


Paris: Claude Cramoisy, 1624

Provenance

Ownership inscription dated 1628 on title; Charles Hitchcock Tyler ( 1863-1931), by whom bequeathed to MFA, 1932-33.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler