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Opus Merlini cocaii poete mantuani macaronicorum

Macaronea
Maccheronee [Latin]

1521
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Author Teofilo Folengo (Italian, 1496–1544), Printer Alessandro Paganini (Italian, active 1509–1538)


Place of Publication: Toscolano, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Sander 2832; Brunet II, 1317

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 8.7 x 3 cm (4 15/16 x 3 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.667

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 54 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Toscolano: Alessandro Paganini, 1521) 16mo; 289 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt- and blind-stamped brown calf


Toscolano: Alessandro Paganini, 1521

Provenance

Unidentified collector's stamp on title page; L. D. Robertson (signature dated 1907); Silvain Brunschwig; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow, by whom given to MFA. A/D December 31, 1973.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow