Epigrammes anciens sur plusieurs beaux subjects--Extraicts de l'anthologie des epigrames grecs par Henry Estiene

late 16th century
Calligrapher Guillaume Le Gangneur (French, about 1553–about 1624), Binding by Clovis Eve (French, active 1584–1635), Author Henri Estienne (French, 1531–1598)


Place of Creation: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.6 x 10.3 x 1.4 cm (6 1/8 x 4 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.700

Medium or Technique

Calligraphic manuscript written in pen and brown and gold ink on vellum

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Manuscripts

([Paris: late 16th century]) Octavo; 22 leaves [of writing]; contemporary gold-tooled vellum fanfare binding (blue cloth box).


[Paris: late 16th century]]

Provenance

Mrs. Horatio G. Curtis, by whom given to MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis