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.

Epigrammes anciens sur plusieurs beaux subjects--Extraicts de l'anthologie des epigrames grecs par Henry Estiene

Start collecting

[Paris: late 16th century]]

Provenance

Mrs. Horatio G. Curtis, by whom given to MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis

late 16th century

Place of Creation

Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.6 x 10.3 x 1.4 cm (6 1/8 x 4 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.700

Medium or Technique

Calligraphic manuscript written in pen and brown and gold ink on vellum

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Manuscripts