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Diversarum nationum habitus centum et quator iconibus in aere incisis diligenter expressi: item ordines duo processionum, unus summi pontificis, alter ser. principis Venetiarum, opera Petri Bertellii. Apud Alciatum Alcia et P. Bertellium.

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104 figures, unbound, no title page, contemporary cover of parchment. Two figures to a sheet.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, Given to MFA on 3/9/1944. Accessioned by Registrar's Office on 07/08/1996.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, Published 1589

Object Place

Padua, Italy

Dimensions

size of one figure: 11.2 x 8.2 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.870

Medium or Technique

Engravings with hand-applied color on cream laid paper, parchment cover

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books