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De aquatilibus

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Paris: Charles Estienne, 1553

Provenance

Thomas, Lord Trevor (bookplate dated 1738); Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow

Petri Bellonii Cenomani de aquatilibus, libri duo cum eiconibus

1553

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 761; Nissen, Zoologische Buchillustration, 302

Dimensions

Overall: 11.1 x 18 x 3.2 cm (4 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.844

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous hand-colored woodcuts

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books