Giardineto novo di punti tagliati et gropposi per exercitio & ornamento delle donne (Venice 1554)
Matteo Pagano (Italian, 1515–1588)
Lloyd, Wallis & Lloyd (British, active London after 1821)
7-5/8 x 6-3/8 x 1/4 in. (19.4 x 16.2 x 0.6 cm)
Books, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Rogers Fund, 1921
Not on view
Published by Matteo Pagano, Italian, 1515-1588, bound by Lloyd, Wallis & Lloyd, British, active London after 1821. Title page with printer's mark and advice on verso, 45 pages of designs for cut linen, including 1 design that covers 2 pages, verso of last page contains poem.
Marking: Printer's mark on title page
Vendor: Joseph Martini
Providence (Rhode Island),. Brown University. "Crafting the Medici: patrons and artisans in Florence, 1537-1737," September 17, 1999–October 24, 1999.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620," October 20, 2015–January 10, 2016.