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Humanae salutis monumenta

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Antwerp: Christophe Plantin, 1571 [i.e., 1583]

Inscription

Title page in pen and ink: [J?] Baudin

Provenance

[J?] Baudin; Ursus Rare Books, New York, NY; purchased by Robert and Barbara Wheaton, Concord, MA, June 2002; their gift to the MFA December 2003.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton in honor of Sue Welsh Reed

1583

Place of Publication

Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 421-22; Praz, p. 259; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX [Huys], p. 169, no. 1; XXI [Sadeler], p. 121, no. 252, and 137, nos. 313-16; Mauquoy-Hendrickx [Wierix], III,1, pp. 468-69 (under Arias Montanus 1583)

Dimensions

Overall: 23.8 x 17.8 x 2 cm (9 3/8 x 7 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2003.813

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title page and 71 engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books