Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Selections from Palladio's I Quattro libri dell'architettura, second half of the 15th century
Selections from Palladio's I Quattro libri dell'architettura.
- England?, second half of the 15th century.
- Physical Description:
- 1 volume ; 21 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsIn Process NA2515 .P25 1651+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Archives & Manuscripts
- Bound in contemporary (?) leather.
Manuscript translation into English of selections from Palladio's I Quattro Libri dell'Architettura. Includes: Book I, chapters XIV-XVIII, on the orders; XXI-XXIV on loggias, halls, entries, etc.; floors and ceilings; heights of rooms; vaults; XXVI on the ornament of doors and windows; XXVIII on staircases. Includes 28 drawings and 3 diagrams, in pen and black ink and gray wash.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture -- Composition, proportions, etc. -- Early works to 1800.Architecture -- Details -- Early works to 1800.Architecture -- Early works to 1800.Architecture -- Orders -- Early works to 1800.Rome -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800.Temples -- Italy -- Early works to 1800.
- Ink drawings.
Architectural drawings (visual works)
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