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Les Memoires...derniere edition

1648
Engraver Unidentified artist, Dutch, 17th century, Author Philippe de Commynes (French, 1447–1511), Printer Elzevier


Place of Publication: Leiden, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 191

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 7.7 x 3.3 cm (5 1/4 x 3 1/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1827

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved frontispiece

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Leiden: Elzevier, 1648) Duodecimo; 404 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco (rebacked).

Engraved frontispiece


Leiden: Elzevier, 1648

Provenance

Ownership inscription dated 1799; bought April 29, 1911, 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