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Traité du jardinage selon les raisons de la nature et de l'art

1638
Illustrated by Jacques Boyceau (French, 17th century), Engraver Michel van Lochom (Flemish (worked in France), 1601–1647), Engraver Grégoire Huret (French, 1606–1670), After Adrian de Vries (about 1560–1626)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 1191; Guilmard, p. 53, no. 65; Berlin 3442; Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th, v. 5, p. 366-67, no. 321

Dimensions

Overall: 43 x 29.2 x 3 cm (16 15/16 x 11 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.167

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 64 engravings, plus engraved vignettes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Michel van Lochom, 1638) Folio; 50 leaves, plus plates; modern gilt- and blind-stamped brown calf

Author portrait; engraved title; illustrations of garden plans, including parterres, lawns, etc.


Paris: Michel van Lochom, 1638

Provenance

Otto H. Ranschburg, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, April 13, 1944.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund