Recto: Olympias, Pausania and Cleopatra
Verso: letterpress


  • Title

    Recto: Olympias, Pausania and Cleopatra Verso: letterpress

  • Artist/maker

    Giovanni Boccaccio (1313 - 1375) (author)
    Johann Zainer (1465 - 1523) (printer)
  • Date

    c. 1473
  • Material and technique

    woodcut and letterpress on laid paper

  • Dimensions

    image 7.7 x 10.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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