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Antwerp: Gillis van Diest, 1557

Provenance

The children of Dr. James B. Ayer, by whom given to the MFA, 1922.

Credit Line

Gift of the children of Dr. James B. Ayer

1557

Place of Publication

Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1653-54; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, VII, p. 201, nos. 1-134; VIII, p. 139, no. 1; Bialler, Chiaroscuro, 2

Accession Number

22.1065

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books