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The Regular Architect, or, The General Rule of the Five Orders of Architecture...: with a New Addition of Michael Angelo Buonaroti

Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettura [English]

1700 (?)
Illustrated by Jacopo (Giacomo) Barozzi da Vignola (Italian, 1507–1573), Illustrated by Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564), Publisher John Marshall (English, active 1700)

Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Wing (2nd ed.) B901A; Fowler 368


Overall: 39.5 x 24.5 x 1 cm (15 9/16 x 9 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 35 [of 36] engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(London: John Marshall [1700?]) Folio; 36 [of 38] leaves; disbound, in original sewing (cream folder)

Illustrations of architectural orders, elevations of doorways, details and cross sections

London: John Marshall [1700?]


Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler, by whom given to MFA, 1981.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler