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Hortus Sanitatis

Publisher:
Published by Giovanni Taccuino (Italian, active 1492–1536) , Venice
Date:
April 1538
Medium:
plates: woodcut
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. (30.2 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1944
Accession Number:
44.7.40
Not on view
Inscription: In ink, inside front board, "M.A. Stanry, 25 March 1805". In ink, front flyleaf. In graphite, back flyleaf verso.
M. A. Stanry (19th century)
Becher 51
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