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A Choice of Emblemes

Leiden: Frans Raphelengius, for Christophe Plantin, 1586

Provenance

Capt. Richard Gardiner, 1771 (inscription); William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, June 8, 1944.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

1586

Place of Publication

Leiden, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1440; STC 25438; Praz, p. 535

Accession Number

44.611

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with over 250 woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books