Der neue Vignola, oder Elementar-Buch der Baukunst
Illustrated by J. R. Lucotte (French, active 1760–1784), Engraved by Champion (French (?), active late 18th century), Author Jacopo (Giacomo) Barozzi da Vignola (Italian, 1507–1573), Publisher C. F. E. Richter (German, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Leipzig, Germany
Overall: 35.1 x 23.7 x 2 cm (13 13/16 x 9 5/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with etching and engravings, some hand-colored
Not On View
(Leipzig: by the author and C. F. E. Richter, 1804) Folio; eng. title, iv, 40 pp. [1 f.], eng. title, iv, 36 pp. [1 f.], pls. II-XXXVI, [3 ff.] 5 pls.; original publisher’s half blue paper, cardboard covers with original engraved title plate on upper cover.
Diagrams and sections of architectural orders.
Leipzig: by the author and C. F. E. Richter, 1804
Inscribed inside upper cover "Teohn. Th. 448"; unidentified cancelled library stamp title verso; Theodor Ackermann, Munich, from whom purchased by MFA, March 14, 1973.
Charles Amos Cummings Fund