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Sacræ litaniæ variæ, cum brevi piaque quotidiana exercitatione

Illustrated by Thomas de Leu (French, about 1555–about 1612), Printer and Publisher Christophe Plantin (French (active in Netherlands), 1514–1589)

Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium


Overall: 15.1 x 8.9 x 3 cm (5 15/16 x 3 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 21 engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Antwerp: Plantin Press, 1595) Octavo; 130 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped fanfare-influenced brown morocco, brown cloth box (BOUND with 25.706.1-.2, .4)

Illustrations of saints and religious symbols (Agnus Dei, Sacred Heart, Instruments of the Passion, etc.)

Antwerp: Plantin Press, 1595


Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922, inscription on front flyleaf "H.G. Curtis Paris June 1902); his widow, by whom given to the MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis