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Habiti antichi: ouero, Raccolta di figvre delineate dal gran Titiano, e da Cesare Vecellio suo fratello, diligentemente intagliate, conforme alle nationi del mondo

Collection Data

Names
Vecellio, Cesare, ca. 1521-1601 (Author)
Piobbici, Sallustio (Editor)
Chrieger, Giovanni, 16th cent. (Associated name)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1664
Place: Venetia
Publisher: Per Combi, & LaNoù [Appresso Capo Francesco Bodio]
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ital. 1664
Topics
Costume
Genres
Books
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Libro vtilissimo a pittori...& ad ogni curioso...
Citation/reference: Brunet, V. 1104. Colas: Bibliopgraphie générale du costume, 2978. Lipperheide: Katalog der ... Kostümbibliothek, 23. Doege, H. Die Trachtenbücher des 16. Jahrhunderts, p. 441-442. (In: Beiträge zur Bücherkunde ... August Wilmanns ... gewidmet. Leipzig, 1903. p. 429-444.)
Statement of responsibility: Edited by Salustio Piobbici.--cf. dedication and "A' lettori."
Date: First published Venice, 1590.
Content: Illustrations: 415 woodcuts printed from the blocks used for the 1590 and 1598 editions, including some of the American and other costumes which first appeared in the 1598 edition; several several small woodcuts, mostly printer's or publisher's marks. The costume cuts, designed by Cesare Vecellio, a relative of Titian's, were cut by Christoforo Guerra who probably is identical with Christoph Chrieger. The attribution of the designs to Titian, first made in this third edition, is not generally accepted.
Content: With booksplates "Le M[arqu]is. de Biencourt" and "Ex-libris Biencourt-Poncins."
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: 7 p.l., 415 (1) p. illus. 19cm. (8̕.)
Binding, 19th century French, of dark green morocco, gilt.
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 131752891
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16831959
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a855c7b0-81a9-0134-7d14-00505686a51c
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