Tractato nobilissimo della prudentia et iustitia
Place of Publication: Venice, Italy
Essling 1609, Sander 233, Proctor/Isaac 13161
Overall: 21.1 x 15.8 x 1.3 cm (8 5/16 x 6 1/4 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 16 woodcuts
Not On View
(Venice: Melchiorre Sessa, 1508) Quarto; 20 leaves; gilt-stamped green morocco binding by Katharine Adams, initialled and dated 1903.
Selected illustrations: Prince seated between figures of Prudence and Justice (title page), allegorical figure of Prudence (fol. b1r), Figure of Justice (c2v), star with Justice and order of rulers (e1r)
Venice: Melchiorre Sessa, 1508
Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919); William H. Schab, NY, from whom purchased by MFA, November 14, 1946.
William A. Sargent Fund