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Opera

Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera

1733–37
Engraved by John Pine (English, 1690–1756), Author Horace


Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet III, 320; ESTC (RLIN) T046226

Dimensions

Overall (vol. 1): 23.7 x 15.4 x 2.8 cm (9 5/16 x 6 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.696

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book, completely engraved

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: John Pine, 1733-1737) Octavo, two vols.; [v. 1] 149 leaves; [v. 2] 115 ll.; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco.

Text totally engraved in style of roman type; illustrations, decorative vignettes, and initials depicting antique statuary, coins, etc.


London: John Pine, 1733-1737

Provenance

Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922), his signature on preliminary leaf "H.G. Curtis"); his widow, by whom given to MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis