Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Historiae

Author:
Written by Herodotus (Greek, born Bodrum, Turkey (Halicarnassus) (?) ca. 484 BCE–ca. 430–20 BCE)
Publisher:
Published by Johannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis (Italian, active Venice, ca. 1480–ca. 1515)
Designer:
Design of woodcuts attributed to Benedetto Bordone (Italian, Padua ca. 1455/60–1530 Padua, active mainly Venice from 1488)
Published in:
Venice
Date:
March 8, 1494
Medium:
Printed book with woodcut frontispiece within ornamental woodcut border.
Dimensions:
12 1/16 × 8 9/16 × 1 in. (30.7 × 21.8 × 2.6 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Purchase, Jacob H. Schiff Bequest, 1922
Accession Number:
22.72.2bis
Not on view
Hain II.8472; Prieber 4536; Essling 735, Dyson Perrin 77
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