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Vita Beatae Mariae Vir[ginis] Matris Dei emblematibus delineata

17th century
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635), Publisher François Langlois, called Ciartres (French, 1588–1647)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Lieure 626-652, second state; M 207-233


Overall: 10.7 x 14.4 x 1.3 cm (4 3/16 x 5 11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of etched title page and 25 (of 26) etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris: François Langlois, called Ciartres, 17th century) 26 leaves, individually mounted in album of gilt- and blind-stamped modern brown morocco.

Emblematic illustrations relating to life of the Virgin.

Paris: François Langlois, called Ciartres, 17th century


Thomas Gaffield, Boston, by whom given to MFA, February 15, 1896.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield