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L'ethica d'Aristotile tradotta in lingua vulgare

Ethics [Italian]

1550
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), Author Aristotle, Printer Lorenzo Torrentino (Italian, died in 1563)


Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

British Museum, STC Italian, p. 46

Dimensions

Overall: 22.2 x 15.2 x 5.4 cm (8 3/4 x 6 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.1258

Medium or Technique

Printed book with woodcut title border and woodcut initials

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Florence: Lorenzo Torrentino, 1550) Quarto; 280 leaves; contemporary stiff vellum boards, tan cloth box.

Architectural woodcut title border with view of Florence and Medici arms.


Florence: Lorenzo Torrentino, 1550

Provenance

Marchioness Salsa (bookplate); unidentified collector (bookplate with motto: "Comme je fus"); Ifan Kyrle Fletcher, London, from whom purchased by MFA, December 12, 1946.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund