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Pia desideria emblematis

Antwerp: Henri Aertssens, 1628


E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., Ltd., from whom purchased by MFA, March 19, 1980.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund


Place of Publication

Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet III, 366; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, XXVII, p. 45, no. 40; Praz p.377, Landwehr, Dutch Emblem Books, 104b, Funck p. 257, 338.

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with woodcut title page and 48 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books