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Creator:
Falconetto, Gio. Batta.
Title:
Treatise on artillery.
Published/Created:
Italy?, 1688.
Physical Description:
1 volume (66 pages) : drawings ; 12 x 16 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process UF155.I83 F35 1688
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Manuscript treatise on artillery, canons, and their application. Includes 32 drawings in pen and black ink, with gray wash. Text on the page opposite each drawing describes the subject depicted.
Signed, with text of leaf 31: "Gio. Batta. Abbiate Falconetto, 1688."
Bound in contemporary calf, rebacked.
Subject Terms:
Artillery -- Italy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Gun-carriages -- Italy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Military art and science.
Ordnance -- Italy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Form/Genre:
Military manuals.
Diagrams.
Watercolors.
Ink drawings.
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