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Metamorphosis

1679
Illustrated by Joachim von Sandrart (German, 1606–1688), Engraver Johan Jacob Sandrart (German, 1655–1698), Author Karel van Mander (Netherlandish, 1548–1606), Author Ovid (43 B.C.–17 or 18 A.D.), Printer Christian Sigmund Froberger (German, active 1678–1723)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

VD17 1:072040Q; Hollstein, German, XL, pp. 202-05, nos. 295-99

Dimensions

Overall: 38 x 26.2 x 6.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 5/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

KBR846.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Nuremberg: Christian Sigmund Froberger, 1679) Folio; 90 leaves; contemporary vellum, rust cloth box. BOUND with Sandrart, Iconologia, 1680 (KBR846.1).


Nuremberg: Christian Sigmund Froberger, 1679

Provenance

Inscription on p. 174 "Ortlieb 1810"; Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (first curator of prints, MFA, 1837-1900), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler