La pratica di prospettiva (The Practice of Perspective)
Place of Publication: Venice, Italy
Brunet VI, 8424; Mortimer, Italian, 479; Berlin 4700
Overall: 42.3 x 27.5 x 3 cm (16 5/8 x 10 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with engraved title and 65 engravings
Not On View
(Venice: Girolamo Franceschi, 1596) Folio; 70 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half brown calf, spotted paper boards.
Illustrations of perspective diagrams and renderings of objects and architectural details.
BOUND with Vignola, 1602 (54.1427.2).
Venice: Girolamo Franceschi, 1596
Old shelf marks on title of Sirigatti; Lucien Goldschmidt, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, December 9, 1954.
Francis Jay Underhill Fund