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Aesopus in Europa

Esopus in Europa

Illustrated by Romeyn de Hooghe (Dutch, 1645–1708), Publisher François Moselagen (Dutch, 18th century)

Place of Publication: The Hague, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein, Dutch & Flemish, IX (de Hooghe), 204-43; Landwehr, de Hooghe Book Illustrator, 95


Overall: 26.3 x 20.1 x 3.3 cm (10 3/8 x 7 15/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 40 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(The Hague: François Moselagen, 1738) Quarto; 160 leaves; modern half vellum, marbled paper boards.

Satirical and emblematic illustrations.

The Hague: François Moselagen, 1738


Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, April 14, 1971.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow