L'Académie de l'admirable art de la lutte

1712
Illustrated by Romeyn de Hooghe (Dutch, 1645–1708), Publisher Isaac Severinus (Dutch, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Leiden, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 299; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX, (de Hooghe) 968-1038; Landwehr, de Hooghe Book Illustrator, 39

Dimensions

Overall: 24.4 x 20.5 x 1.8 cm (9 5/8 x 8 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.373

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 71 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Leiden: Isaac Severinus [1712]) Quarto; 78 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped sprinkled calf (brown cloth slipcase).

Illustrations of positions for hand-to-hand combat


Leiden: Isaac Severinus [1712]

Provenance

Pierre Berès, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, May 13, 1948

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund