Delle vite de gli huomini illustri greci, et romani...Parte seconda (Lives of Famous Greek and Roman Men, Second Part)
Place of Publication: Venice, Italy
British Museum, STC Italian, p. 529
Overall: 21.5 x 16.8 x 3.8 cm (8 7/16 x 6 5/8 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 21 woodcuts
Not On View
(Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1564) Quarto; 308 leaves [vol. II only; see preceding no. for vol. I]; contemporary limp vellum, dark tan cloth box.
Illustrations: medallic portraits of subjects within elaborate decorative borders.
Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1564
Old ownership inscriptions on title; Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900; first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.
Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler