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I Dieci Libri Dell'Architettvra

Collection Data

Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580 (Artist)
Porta, Giuseppe, approximately 1520-approximately 1576 (Wood engraver)
Barbaro, Daniel, 1514-1570 (Translator)
Vitruvius Pollio (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1556
Place: Vinegia
Publisher: Per Francesco Marcolini
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ital. 1556
Content: Binding, 19th or 20th century, of white leather.
Content: Fowler: Catalogue, 407. Casali: Marcolini, 109. Bach: Illus. Vitruv-Ausgaben, p. 54. Zorzi, G. I Designi delle antichità di Andrea Palladio. Venezia, 1959. p. 113-126.
Content: Illustrations: numerous woodcuts by Giuseppe Porta Salviati after Andrea Palladio, including illustrated t.p.,allegorical frontispiece and many full-page cuts. Corrected woodcuts have been pasted over those printed on p. 72 and 85 but not over that on p. 21. The cuts on p. 39,69, 71, 78, cxxv and cxxvii have extension flaps and the last 2 cuts of the theatres (on sig. V(2)b-V(3)a) have duplicates fastened on so as to revolve. On p. 228 there is a quadrant with a revolving pointer. Initials, some with city views. Publisher's device.
Content: With autograph of Pietro Francesco Canturio, 1723.
Content: Several errors in pagination.
Statement of responsibility: Di M. Vitrvvio Tradvtti Et Commentati Da Monsignor Barbaro... Con due Tavole...
Physical Description
Extent: 274 [i. e. 284] p., 8 l. illus. (part fold.) 43cm. (f̕.)
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16833598
RLIN/OCLC: 131751186
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e6698b10-c603-012f-48b3-58d385a7bc34
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