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Compertimenta pictoriis flosculis manubiis que bellicis variegata

Antwerp: Hieronymus Cock, 1567

Provenance

Ferdinand Hoffmann, Baron Gruenstein (1540-1607, Grünpichl and Strechau) given by him to his wife, Margaretha von Harrach; by descent through the Counts Harrach, to the Hradec Library; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, January 12, 1950.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

1567

Place of Publication

Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 226, 2; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX, p. 31, no. 70-104 (two series together); VI, p. 256, no. 1-35 (two series together); Rijksprentenkabinet Ornamentprenten, 82; Riggs, Cock, 102

Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.6.6

Medium or Technique

Set of engraved title page and fourteen engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books