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A Collection of Emblemes, Ancient and Moderne: Quickened with Metricall Illustrations, both Morall and Divine

London: Augustine Mathewes, for Henry Taunton, 1635

Provenance

Inscribed recto of first leaf "J. Alex. Dorington 15 August 1635"; inscr. front flyleaf "A. Lerk 1751 London, Sept. 9th, 1751 / Pr: yok:"; William Salloch, Ossining, New York, from whom purchased in 1971 by Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 18, 1996.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow

1635

Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

STC 25900d; Praz, 538

Dimensions

Overall: 29.7 x 19.3 x 3.2 cm (11 11/16 x 7 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1996.365

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 202 engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books