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Liber Veritatis. Or, a Collection of Two Hundred Prints, after the Original Designs of Claude le Lorrain, in the Collection of His Grace the Duke of Devonshire

London: [v. 1-2] John Boydell, 1777; [v. 3] Thomas Davison, for Hurst, Robinson, & Co., 1819

Provenance

Frederic Perkins [bookplate, two versions]; Jeremiah Harman [sale May 1844--inscription front flyleaf]; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, 1963.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

[vol. 3] Liber Veritatis; or A Collection of Prints, after the Original Designs of Claude le Lorrain; in the Collection of His Grace the Duke of Devonshire, Earl Spencer, Richard Payne Knight [et al.]

1777–1819

Place of Publication

London, England

Dimensions

Overall (vol. 1): 55.7 x 45.5 x 4 cm (21 15/16 x 17 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.771a-c

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 301 mezzotints, 159 etchings, and one stipple engraving

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books