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Missae in agenda defunctorum tantum deservientes, ex missali romano

1781
Woodcuts by Veronica Fontana (Italian, 1651–1690), Printer Nicolò Pezzana (Italian, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 33.5 x 24 x 1 cm (13 3/16 x 9 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

BR1084

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Venice: heirs of Nicolò Pezzana, 1781) Folio [as one signature]; 12 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped blackened calf with device of skeleton on both covers (beige phase box).

Title vignette of skulls and tombs; full-page Crucifixion woodcut


Venice: heirs of Nicolò Pezzana, 1781

Provenance

Purchased by MFA "in Europe" on August 8, 1900.

Credit Line

Museum Purchase