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The Fables of Aesop: Paraphrased in Verse: Adorned with Sculpture, and Illustrated with Annotations

Aesop
(Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)

Editor: John Ogilby (British, Forfarshire 1600–1676 London)
Sitter: John Ogilby (British, Forfarshire 1600–1676 London)
Designer: Ogilby portrait after Sir Peter Lely (Pieter van der Faes) (British, Soest 1618–1680 London)
Engraver: Ogilby portrait engraved by William Faithorne the Elder (British, London ca. 1616–1691 London)
Designer: Francis Barlow (British, Lincolnshire ca. 1626–1704 London)
Etcher: Wenceslaus Hollar (Wenzel Vaclav) (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Etcher: Dirck Stoop (Dutch, Utrecht 1610/18–1681/86 Utrecht)
Printer: Thomas Roycroft (London)
Date: 1668
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Overall: 16 9/16 x 10 7/16 x 2 1/8 in. (42.1 x 26.5 x 5.4 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number: 66.558.16

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