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Musæum Tradescantianum: or, A Collection of Rarities. Preserved at South-Lambeth neer London

London: John Grismond, for Nathaniel Brooke, 1656

Provenance

John Denne (signature on title]; unidentified armorial bookplate ("Credunt quod vident"); Maggs Bros., London (Catalogue 577), from whom purchased by MFA, February 2, 1933.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

1656

Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Wing T2005; Pennington, Hollar, 1512-13

Accession Number

33.27

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two engravings, extra-illustrated with three engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books