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Collection of 46 woodcut book illustrations

Lyons: Jean de Tournes, about 1556-1557


Henry Huth (1815-1878); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Recueil de figures sur bois

Pourtraicts divers

About 1556–57

Place of Publication

Lyons, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Papillon, Gravure en bois, I, pp. 214-15

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Album of 46 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books