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De re militari (On Military Matters) [Italian]

Opera de facti e precepti militari

Illustrated by Matteo de' Pasti (Italian, about 1420–after 1420), Author Robertus Valturius (Italian, 1405–1475), Printer Boninus de Boninis (Italian, about 1450–1528)

Place of Publication: Verona, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff V-90; Sander 7483; BMC VII 952


Overall: 31.8 x 22.6 x 7.4 cm (12 1/2 x 8 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous woodcuts

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Verona: Boninus de Boninis, 17 February 1483) Folio; 312 leaves; gilt- and blind-stamped brown morocco.

Verona: Boninus de Boninis, 17 February 1483


Edward Perry Warren (1860-1928); his heir John Marshall, from whom purchased by MFA, May 2, 1935

Credit Line

George Nixon Black Fund