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.

Orlando furioso

Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1572

Provenance

Old ownership inscriptions title and verso, one by Nicolai Papini [?]; unidentified collector's stamp on lower pastedown (initials OG with serpent and staff); Ferd. Ongania, Venice (bookseller's label); Sarah Sullivan Perkins and Charles Mills Cabot, by whom given to MFA, March 1928.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Sarah Sullivan Perkins and Mrs. Charles Mills Cabot in memory of Miss Elizabeth Welles Perkins

1572

Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Mortimer, Italian, 29 (1562 ed.)

Accession Number

28.969

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 46 woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books