Calligrapher Jean de Beaugrand (French, active 1586–1601), Calligrapher Baptiste de Beaugrand (French, after 1604), Engraver Peter (Petrus) Firens (French, about 1580–about 1639), Engraver Simon Wynouts Frisius (Netherlandish, about 1580–1629), Engraver Léonard Gaultier (French, 1561–1641)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Bonacini 168; Berlin 5093 (1633 ed.); BN, Inventaire 17th, IV, p. 205, nos. 129-52; Becker 45 (this copy cited)
Overall: 19.6 x 30.7 x 1.5 cm (7 11/16 x 12 1/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two engraved titles and 47 engravings
Not On View
(Paris: the author, about 1602) Oblong folio; 56 leaves; contemporary limp vellum, tan cloth box.
Paris: the author, about 1602
John Grant, Booksellers, Ltd., Edinburgh, from whom purchased by MFA, April 11, 1946.
Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis