Strapwork Cartouches with Interlaced Band Patterns
Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium
Berlin 217; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, vol. 47, 121-136; Rijksprentenkabinet, Ornamentprenten, 167
Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)
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(Antwerp: Hieronymus Cock [about 1555-1560]) Folio; 16 leaves; original gilt-stamped armorial green vellum binding (green cloth box). BOUND with: 50.6.1-12 and .14-.15 (Hoffmann album)
Ornamental cartouche designs with elaborate strapwork borders.
Antwerp: Hieronymus Cock [about 1555-1560]
Ferdinand Hoffmann, Baron Gruenstein (b. 1540 - d. 1607, Grünpichl and Strechau) given by him to his wife, Margaretha von Harrach; by descent through the Counts Harrach, to the Hradec Library; January 12, 1950, purchased from William H. Schab (dealer), New York, by MFA.
William A. Sargent Fund