The First [-Fifth] Booke of Architecture.... Translated out of Italian into Dutch, and out of Dutch into English.
Place of Publication: London, England
STC 22235; Fowler 331; Nat. Gallery, Millard Coll., v. 2, cat. 74
Overall: 36.5 x 26.4 x 4 cm (14 3/8 x 10 3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous woodcuts
Not On View
(London: Simon Stafford for Robert Peake, 1611) Folio; 206 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped brown marbled calf.
Illustrations of architectural renderings, sections, and diagrams; ornamental designs, alphabets; decorative scrollwork and architectural titles; and three renderings of stage sets (Book Two, fols. 25r&v, 26r).
London: Simon Stafford for Robert Peake, 1611
Algernon Capell, Second Earl of Essex, 1701 (1670-1710 [bookplate]); Samuel and Dorothy Glaser, Boston, by whom given to MFA, December 19. 1979.
Gift of Samuel and Dorothy Glaser