La Divina Commedia (The Divine Comedy)
Place of Publication: Brescia, Italy
Goff D-31; BMC VII 971; GW 7968; Sander 2312
Overall: 34.8 x 24.5 x 6.5 cm (13 11/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 68 woodcuts
Not On View
(Brescia: Boninus de Boninis, 31 May 1487) Folio; 310 leaves; modern gilt-stamped brown morocco (Rolando Cozzi, Modena).
Full-page woodcuts within white-on-black borders illustrating each canto, until beginning of Paradiso.
Brescia: Boninus de Boninis, 31 May 1487
Lathrop C. Harper, Inc., New York, from whom purchased by MFA, December 10, 1942.
William A. Sargent Fund