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Troili, Giulio, 1613–1685

Paradossi per pratticare la prospettiua senza saperla : fiori, per facilitare l'intelligenza, frutti, per non operare alla cieca : cognitioni necessarie à pittori, scultori, architetti, ed à qualunque si diletta di disegno / dat' in luce da Giulio Troili da Spinlamberto detto Paradosso, pittore dell'illustriss. Senato di Bologna.

Additional Title(s):

Paradossi per pratticare la prospettiva senza saperla

Prospettivia teorica e prattica

Paradossi, ouero, Fiori, e frutti di prospettiua prattica

In Bologna : Per Gioseffo Longhi, 1683.
Physical Description:
[8], 120; [4], 64 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC749 .T76 1683+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Katalog der Ornamentstichsammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek, Berlin, 4722
Fowler architectural collection of the Johns Hopkins University, 277
In 3 parts; pt. 3 has divisional t.-p with woodcut vignette (device?) with motto "Invidia virtute superatu" reading: Paradossi ouero fiori, e frutti di prospettiua prattica, parte terza diuisa in due settioni" and begins new pagination and register..
Added woodcut t.p. to v. [1] (on verso of letterpress t.p.; repeated on p. 13) has title: Prospettiuia teorica e prattica : paradossi per pratticare la prospettiua, senza saperla, e facilitare la inteligenza per non operare alla cieca.
Engraved t.p. vignette (coat of arms). Numerous floriated woodcut initials and head- and tail- pieces.
Illustrations consist chiefly of full-page wood engraved diagrams within an ornamental border.
BAC: Bound in vellum,
Subject Terms:
Architectural drawing -- 17th century -- Early works to 1800.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Fortification -- Early works to 1800.
Geometry -- Early works to 1800.
Longhi, Gioseffo.
Perspective -- Early works to 1800.
Drawing books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Wood engravings -- 1683.

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