De gli habiti antichi et moderni di diverse parti del mondo

Illustrated by Cesare Vecellio (Italian, 1521–1601), Cut by Cristoforo Guerra (German, worked in Italy, active 1572–before 1590), Printer Damiano Zenaro (Italian, active 1577–1599)

Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1104; Hollstein, German, V, p. 192, no. 2


Overall: 19 x 12.6 x 4.6 cm (7 1/2 x 4 15/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 420 woodcuts

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Venice: Damiano Zenaro, 1590) Octavo; 524 leaves; modern gilt-stamped brown morocco (L. Broca, London).

Illustrations of antique and modern male and female dress in various countries of the world.

Venice: Damiano Zanero, 1590


By 1931, with Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (b. 1898 - d. 1984); with whom exchanged by the MFA. (Accession date: December 10, 1942)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection, by exchange