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Quadrins historiques de la Bible

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Lyons: Jean de Tournes, 1553


Label with initials AP (crowned); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), bequeathed by him to the MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Quadrins historiques d'Exode

Bible. OId Testament.


Place of Publication

Lyons, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet IV, 995; Mortimer, French, 80 (1553 English ed.), 87 (1558 French ed.)


Overall: 16 x 12.2 x 1.8 cm (6 5/16 x 4 13/16 x 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 199 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books