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Latina Monimenta

Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Author Giovanni della Casa (Italian, 1503–1556), Printer Bernardo Giunta (Italian, 16th century)

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 1610; British Museum, STC Italian, p. 152


Overall: 20.9 x 15.6 x 2.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed book with woodcut title vignette and woodcut initials

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Florence: Bernardo Giunta, 1567) Quarto; 118 leaves; eighteenth-century gilt-stamped red morocco.

Woodcut title vignette; historiated woodcut initials.

Florence: Bernardo Giunta, 1567


Illegible ex-library (inscription on preliminary leaf: "ex Bibliotheca [Baluriana?]; Herman Dudley Murphy, by whom given to MFA, April 9, 1942.

Credit Line

Gift of Hermann Dudley Murphy