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1665 Five Orders of Architecture VIGNOLA French Illustrated Columns Arches
A Paris : Ches Pierre Mariette ., 1665. - 1665 Five Orders of Architecture VIGNOLA French Illustrated Columns Arches “The most successful architectural textbook ever written.” A rare printing of Vignola’s ‘Five Orders of Architecture’ Giacomo da Vignola was perhaps the most important 16th-century architects. This edition was one of many to be based on Pierre Le Muet's reduction of 1632. The majority of the illustrations are straight copies of those in Le Muet's edition, and parts of the text are also copied directly from the same source, although a few captions have been revised by Bernard Menessier , and the comparison of the orders which appears in some of the Italian folio editions has been added. According to Fornari, this entire work was engraved on copper. Item number: #874 Price: $750 VIGNOLA, Giacomo Barozzi da Regles des cinq ordres d'architecture de M. Jacques Barozzio de Vignole : traduction nouvelle, & augmentation de ses oeuures. A Paris : Ches Pierre Mariette ., 1665. Details: • Collation complete with all pages: [7], 93p o Signatures: {}4 A-E8 F4 G2\ o 58 engraved plates, and engraved title • Binding: Leather; tight & secure • References: Comolli IV, 114; Fowler 292; Fornari-Spinola, Catalogo 1474; o Comolli mentions this same edition exists in a rare printing in Corsinian. • Language: French • Size: ~6in X 3.5in (15cm x 9cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 874 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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