User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Institution, Laws, & Ceremonies of the Most Noble Order of the Garter

London: John Macock for Nathaniel Brooke, 1672

Provenance

Charles Whibley; Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 1993.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow

1672

Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 524; Wing A3983; Hofer, Baroque Book Illustration, 14; Pennington, Hollar, 464, 578-84, 1072-75, 1077-80, 1082-84, 1986, 2416-17, 2424-28, 2468, 2589, 2603-12, 2614-16, 2619-20, 2638-42, 2700

Dimensions

Overall: 36.5 x 24.1 x 5.7 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/2 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1993.1014

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 50 etchings and one engraving

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books