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The temple of the Muses, or, The principal histories of fabulous antiquity : represented in sixty sculptures

Title
The temple of the Muses, or, The principal histories of fabulous antiquity : represented in sixty sculptures / designed and ingraved by Bernard Picart le Romain and other celebrated masters ; with explications and remarks, which discover the true meaning of the fables, and their foundation in history.
Publication
Amsterdam : Printed for Zachariah Chatelain, 1733.

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TextRestricted use Stuart 455Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
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Additional Authors
  • Marolles, Michel de, 1600-1681.
  • Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733.
  • Favereau, Jacques, 1590-1638.
  • Diepenbeeck, Abraham van, 1596-1675.
  • Bloemaert, Cornelis, 1603-1680.
Description
xxiv, 153, [3] p., [60] p. of plates : ill.; 47 cm.
Subject
Note
  • Added t.-p. engr.
  • Includes index.
  • Founded on "Tableaux du temple des Muses, tirez du cabinet de M. Favereau ... Paris, 1655", by M. de Marolles, in which the engravings were made by C. Bloemaert and others after A. van Diepenbeek and other artists. cf. Pref. and Brunet, Manuel du libraire.
  • The inscriptions on the engravings are in French, English, German and Dutch.
Call Number
MEBL++ (Temple of the Muses)
LCCN
12017877
Title
The temple of the Muses, or, The principal histories of fabulous antiquity : represented in sixty sculptures / designed and ingraved by Bernard Picart le Romain and other celebrated masters ; with explications and remarks, which discover the true meaning of the fables, and their foundation in history.
Imprint
Amsterdam : Printed for Zachariah Chatelain, 1733.
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Marolles, Michel de, 1600-1681.
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733.
Favereau, Jacques, 1590-1638.
Diepenbeeck, Abraham van, 1596-1675.
Bloemaert, Cornelis, 1603-1680.
Research Call Number
MEBL++ (Temple of the Muses)
Stuart 455
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