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Text with architectural sketches.

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Text with architectural sketches.

Trattato di architettura civile e militare; Trattato II.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1501 - 1600 (Approximate)
Place: Italy
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 181
Ownership: In Vicenza by 1585 -- see note on f. 98v; Mr. Krieg (1967); Lathrop C. Harper, bookseller (1967); acquired for Spencer, 1969.
Content: Dictionary Catalog, 907. Scaglia entry.
Content: This manuscript is unfoliated; examples have been chosen from the beginning and the end for photography.
Content: Up to 47 lines per page, written in one column.
Content: Paper
Content: Some architectural drawings contain human figures.
Content: Architectural drawings. Some spaces appear to have been left for initials, but they have not been filled. Occasional use of rustic capitals.
Content: Domenico Beccafumi? and others
Content: The Dictionary Catalog dates to late 16th c., placing it at Verona or Vicenza, due to date of 1585 on f. 98v, mention of event in Vicenza. But Scaglia says this note is a later addition; from text and drawings she dates to 1530-40, places it in Siena.
Content: 4?, plus later hand on f. 98v
Content: Scaglia describes this as a complete text of Trattato II copied by several scribes from Codes Magl. II I 141, perhaps combined with another archetype. Folio 98v is a description of performance in Vicenza, 4 March 1585.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15b28670-c6b6-012f-2081-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1501: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Text with architectural sketches." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1501 - 1600. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Text with architectural sketches." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1501 - 1600). Text with architectural sketches. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Text with architectural sketches.