Emblemata Politica in Context | Newberry

Emblemata Politica in Context

From the earliest days of print, authors, artists, and printers looked for new ways to combine words and images together to bring lessons and ideas to a wide range of audiences. One of the most popular innovations in this vein was the emblem book, which began to appear in the second half of the sixteenth century. Learn more through this exploration and interpretation of a remarkable emblem book in the Newberry’s collection.