You are here:Home/Resources/ Digitized Rare Books/ Cognoscite lilia agri quomodo crescant : non laborant, neque menti : attamen dico vobis ne salomonem quidem in vniuersa gloria sua sic amictum fuisse vt. vnum ex his. Matth. 6. cap.

Cognoscite lilia agri quomodo crescant : non laborant, neque menti : attamen dico vobis ne salomonem quidem in vniuersa gloria sua sic amictum fuisse vt. vnum ex his. Matth. 6. cap.

 
HOLLIS Number
Contributors
Passe, Crispijn van de, approximately 1565-1637.
Publication
Cologne?: s.n., ca. 1614

Description

[62] leaves of plates : all ill. (engravings) ; 18 x 26 cm. 

Engraved t.p. 
119 numbered engravings of flowers and fruits, with insects, animals, and birds, on 60 leaves. 
No letter-press. 
Believed to be the earliest flower engravings by Passe, probably while he was living in Cologne. Intended to be colored by the purchaser. Cf. NUC-pre-1956, NP D128686. 
Artist, place of publication and date from NUC. 
References: Pritzel (2nd) 6973

 

Language

Latin, English, French, German
 

Subject

Botany -- Pre-Linnean works -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.; Botany -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.; Flowers in art -- Early works to 1800.; Botany -- Pre-Linnean works -- Pictorial works.