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Cremona fedelissima città

Cremona: Ippolito Tromba and Ercoliano Bartoli, for the author, 1585

Provenance

Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA, March 7, 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.

1585

Place of Publication

Cremona, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 1526; Mortimer, Italian, 100; Bohlin, Carracci, cat. 56-92; [facsimile ed. by Rita Barbisotti] (Cremona: 1990)

Accession Number

40.77

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title page, 42 engravings, and one woodcut

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books