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Augustarum imagines

Venice: Paulus Manutius, 1558


Hon. George Matthew Fortescue (b. 1791 - d. 1877) [armorial blindstamp on upper cover]. 1977, gift of Arthur E. and Charlotte Vershbow, Newton, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1978)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow

Augustarum imagines aereis formis expressae: vitæ quoque earundem breviter enarratæ, signorum etiam, quæ in posteriori parte numismatu[m] efficta su[n]t ratio explicata: ab Aenea Vico Parmense


Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1175; Mortimer, Italian, 533; Alfred F. Johnson, Cat. of Italian Engraved Title-pages, p. 15.

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 63 engravings and 38 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books