Dell'idea della architettura universale
Place of Publication: Venice, Italy
Brunet V, 180; Berlin 2605; Cicognara 651; Fowler 292
Overall: 35.5 x 24 x 7 cm (14 x 9 7/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two engraved titles, 44 engravings, and 42 woodcuts
Not On View
(Venice: Giorgio Valentino for the author, 1615) Folio in two parts bound together; [Part 1] 200 leaves, [Part II] 202 leaves; contemporary limp vellum (beige linen box).
Engraved architectural title pages with portrait of the author, illustrations of architectural orders, diagrams, elevations of buildings, bridges, fortifications, etc.
Venice: Giorgio Valentino for the author, 1615
By 1975, with Rosenkilde & Bagger, Copenhagen; 1975, probably purchased by Samuel and Dorothy Glaser; 1979, their gift to the MFA. (Accession date: December 19, 1979)
Gift of Samuel and Dorothy Glaser