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Collection of 46 woodcut book illustrations

Lyons: Jean de Tournes, about 1556-1557

Provenance

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

64.741

Medium or Technique

Album of 46 woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books