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Caesar's Gallic Wars

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Venice: heirs of Aldus Manutius and Andrea Torresano, 1519

Inscription

Fly leaf, verso, in pen and ink: Ex Libris Antonÿ Keller Rear paste down in graphite pencil--collation notes [probably hand of C. E Rappaport, Rome]. Fore edge in pen and ink--shelf mark: .C:C. / F F

Provenance

Antonÿ Keller (16th century); C. E. Rappaport (Rome); the father of Robert Sutter; Robert Sutter (Hanson, MA); his gift to MFA, September 2003.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Sutter

Commentariorum de bello Gallico libri VIII. / De bello civili pompeiano. libri IIII. / De bello Alexandrino. liber I. / De bello Africano. liber I. / De bello Hispaniensi. liber I.

1519

Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Sander 1513; Essling 1734; Renouard 88; Panzer, VIII 446, no. 905; Adams C-29

Dimensions

Overall: 17.1 x 11.4 x 3.8 cm (6 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.656

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with seven woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books