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Book of Intarsia Designs

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Cologne: Johann Bussemacher, 1599

Provenance

Otto H. Ranschburg, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, September 12, 1946.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Book of Intarsia Designs

1599

Place of Publication

Cologne, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1172; Jessen 808; Guilmard, p. 379 (under cat. 72); Hollstein, German, XII, p. 213, no. 12 (Guckeisen); VIII, p. 8, no. 2 (Ebelmann)

Dimensions

Overall: 34.3 x 25.6 x 1 cm (13 1/2 x 10 1/16 x 3/8 in.) Sheet: 33.5 x 25.2 cm (13 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.) Platemark (Plate 1): 29 x 18.7 cm (11 7/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.787

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with etched title and 25 etchings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books