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Reineke der Fuchs (Reynard the Fox)

Reinke de Vos

Illustrated by Allaert van Everdingen (Dutch, 1621–1675), Illustrated by Simon Fokke (Dutch, 1712–1784), Author Hinrek von Alckmar (Netherlandish, active 1477–1485)

Place of Publication: Leipzig, Germany; Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, v. 6, p. 203


Overall: 25.8 x 19 x 4 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 62 engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Leipzig and Amsterdam: Johann G. I. Breitkopf for Peter Schenk, 1752) Quarto; 243 leaves; contemporary vellum boards, gilt-stamped label

Illustrations to fable of Reynard the Fox

Leipzig and Amsterdam: Peter Schenk, 1752


von Tschirschky (inscription front free endpaper); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of Prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler