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Le vite de gli huomini illustri greci et romani (The Lives of Illustrious Greek and Roman Men) [Vol. I]

Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1564


Old ownership inscriptions on title; Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900; first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler


Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

British Museum, STC Italian, p. 529


Overall: 21.6 x 16.8 x 4.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 31 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books