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Lebendige Bilder garnach aller Keysern

Antwerp: Gillis van Diest, 1557


Schoenhof & Moeller Foreign Books, Boston; Sylvester R. Koehler, first curator of Prints, MFA (1837-1900), by whom given to the MFA, Octrober 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler


Place of Publication

Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, VII, p. 201, nos. 1-134; VIII, p. 139, no. 1; Bialler, Chiaroscuro, 2


Overall: 32.6 x 25.7 x 3.8 cm (12 13/16 x 10 1/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with chiaroscuro etched and woodcut title page, 132 chiaroscuro etchings with woodcut, 16 blank etchings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books