• Creator
  • Uzanne, Octave, 1852-1931
  • Description
  • Pictorial. Ownership. 65x51 mm. LIVRES VIELZ ET ANTIQVES | LIVRES | NOVVEAVX | ETIENNE DOLET / JACOB | BIBLIOPHILE / [cipher] PL. Four naked childred read or climb upon oversize books and other objects (oil lamp, ink well and quill). Jacob Bibliophile was a pseudonym of Paul Lacroix, a French author of histories and historical romances. Etienne Dolet (1509-1546), whose name appears on the banner, was a writer and printer who was martyred by be... more
    Pictorial. Ownership. 65x51 mm. LIVRES VIELZ ET ANTIQVES | LIVRES | NOVVEAVX | ETIENNE DOLET / JACOB | BIBLIOPHILE / [cipher] PL. Four naked childred read or climb upon oversize books and other objects (oil lamp, ink well and quill). Jacob Bibliophile was a pseudonym of Paul Lacroix, a French author of histories and historical romances. Etienne Dolet (1509-1546), whose name appears on the banner, was a writer and printer who was martyred by being burned along with his books. less
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277