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Ornamento delle belle & virtuose donne

Publisher:
Matteo Pagano (Italian, 1515–1588) , Venice
Binder:
Lloyd, Wallis & Lloyd (British, active London after 1821)
Date:
1554
Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in. (19 x 15 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.15.2bis(1-48)
Not on view
Published by Matteo Pagano, Italian, 1515-1588, Venice, bound by Lloyd, Wallis & Lloyd, British, active London after 1821.
Title page with illustrated border, advice with woodcut initial letter on verso of title page, 45 pages of patterns, poem on verso of last page.
Vendor: Joseph Martini
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620," October 20, 2015–January 10, 2016.

Lotz 81e, Bocher 155, Jessen 928, Strange-Trans.Bib.Soc.VII.234.55, Whiting 1359.
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