The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry the Seventh
Engraved by John Payne (English, 1600–1640), Author Francis Bacon (English, 1561–1626), Printer William Stansby (English, active 1597–1638), Publisher Matthew Lownes (English, died in 1625), Publisher William Barrett (English, died in 1624)
Place of Publication: London, England
Overall: 30 x 19 x 2.3 cm (11 13/16 x 7 1/2 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with one engraving, one woodcut, and woodcut initials
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(London: William Stansby, for Matthew Lownes and William Barrett, 1622) Folio in 4s; 127 leaves; modern blind- and gilt-stamped brown calf (Riviere & Son).
Portrait of King Henry VII; decorative scrollwork woodcut title border
London: William Stansby, for Matthew Lownes and William Barrett, 1622
Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922; his inscr. "H.G. Curtis March 1909"); his widow, by whom given to MFA, 1927.
Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis