119 leaves with drawings and autographs.
The Album Amicorum of Sir Michael Balfour by Various, 15961610
© National Library of Scotland
- Paper in red Morocco binding
- 16 x 11 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £4,200)
- Acquired in:
Includes autographs by James VI, Queen Anne of Denmark, Henry Prine of Wales, and Christian IV of Denmark. Most notable for the pictorial material gathered during Balfour's Grand Tour of 1596-9.
Michael Balfour; William Hog, 1660; William Marquess of Lothian; Private collection.
Entry detailsFree to all
Please visit the National Library of Scotland website for full opening times.