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La grande danse macabre des hommes et des femmes, historiées & renouvelées de vieux Gaulois, en langage le plus poli de notre temps

1728 or later
Woodcuts by Unidentified artist, French, 15th century, Printer and Publisher Jean-Antoine Garnier (French, 18th century)

Place of Publication: Troyes, France


Overall: 21.9 x 17.3 x 1 cm (8 5/8 x 6 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 60 woodcuts

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Troyes: Jean-Antoine Garnier [1728 or later]) Quarto; 38 leaves; blue paper wraps (beige cardboard folder, green cloth spine).

Dance of Death subjects.

Troyes: Jean-Antoine Garnier [1728 or later]


Thomas Gaffield, by whom given to MFA, December 1895.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield