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Le tableau de Cebes

1543
Illustrated by Master IF (French, 16th century), Author Cebes of Thebes, Translator Gilles Corrozet (French, 1510–1568), Printer Denys Janot (French, 16th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 1711; Murray, French, p. 510, under 369; Mortimer, French, under 132

Dimensions

Overall: 14.2 x 10.3 x 1 cm (5 9/16 x 4 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.744

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 28 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Denys Janot, 1543) Octavo; 62 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Chambolle-Duru).

Illustrations of “table” of Cebes, plus emblems.


Paris: Denys Janot, 1543

Provenance

Edouard Rahir (1862-1924; sale, Paris, May 6, 1931, no. 441); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen