Compertimenta pictoriis flosculis manubiis que bellicis variegata
Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium
Berlin 226, 2; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX, p. 31, no. 70-104 (two series together); VI, p. 256, no. 1-35 (two series together); Rijksprentenkabinet Ornamentprenten, 82; Riggs, Cock, 102
Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Set with engraved title page and fourteen engravings
Not On View
(Antwerp: Hieronymus Cock, 1567) Folio; 15 leaves; original gilt-stamped armorial green vellum binding (green cloth box). BOUND with: 50.6.1-5 and .7-.15 (Hoffmann album)
Illustrations of cartouches, friezes, grotesque and strapwork ornament.
Antwerp: Hieronymus Cock, 1567
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 the MFA.
William A. Sargent Fund