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Architecture ou art de bien bastir

Paris: for Jacques Gazeau, B. Hérissault Barbé, and heirs of Jean Barbé, 1547

Provenance

E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, from whom purchased by MFA, October 4, 1934.

Credit Line

George Nixon Black Fund

1547

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1329; Fowler 403; Mortimer, French, 549

Dimensions

Overall: 36.9 x 25.5 x 6 cm (14 1/2 x 10 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.857.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 150 woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books