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Pantographice, seu ars delineandi

Illustrated by Matthäus Greuter (German (worked in France and Italy), about 1566–1638), Author Christoph Scheiner (1575–1650), Printer Ludovico Grignani (Italian, 17th century)

Place of Publication: Rome, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 194; Grässe, v. 6, p. 298


Overall: 24.3 x 18 x 1.5 cm (9 9/16 x 7 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 27 engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Rome: Ludovico Grignani, 1631) Quarto; 60 leaves; modern marbled paper boards.

Engraved allegorical frontispiece; geometric diagrams within text

Rome: Ludovico Grignani, 1631


Old ownership inscription on verso of half-title; Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of MFA Print Dept.), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler