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Boertigh, Amoreus, en Aendachtigh Groot Lied-boeck

Groot Lied-boeck

Engraver Jan van de Velde II (Dutch, 1593–1641), After David Vinckboons (Flemish, active in Holland 1576–1633), Etched by Hessel Gerritsz. (Dutch, 1580/81–1632), After Willem Pietersz Buytewech (Dutch, about 1591–1624), Engraver Pieter Serwouters (Netherlandish, 1586–1657), Engraver Michel Le Blond (German, 1587–1656), Author Gerbrand Adriaensz. Bredero (Dutch, 1585–1618), Publisher Cornelis Lodewijksz van der Plasse (Dutch, died in 1641)

Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Franken and van der Kellen, nos. 441-445 (van de Velde); Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, XXXIII, p. 139, nos. 430-444 (van de Velde); Hollstein for other printmakers


Overall: 16 x 20.4 x 3.3 cm (6 5/16 x 8 1/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 20 engravings and etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Amsterdam: Cornelis Lodewijksz van der Passe, 1622) Oblong quarto; 156 leaves; modern vellum, beige cloth box.

Allegorical and genre scenes; author portrait (fol. ***3r).

Amsterdam: Cornelis Lodewijksz van der Plasse, 1622


Antiquariaat Meijer Elte B.V., Amsterdam, from whom purchased by MFA, December 19, 1979

Credit Line

William P. Sargent Fund