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Amsterdam: Henry Desbordes, 1685

Provenance

Alfred Braithwaite; acquired in 1901 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1685

Place of Publication

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet III, 758-59; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX, nos. 591-648; Landwehr, de Hooghe Book Illustrator, 62 (second issue)

Accession Number

37.1762

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with etched frontispiece and 58 etchings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books