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A Parallel of the Ancient Architecture with the Modern with Leon Battista Alberti's Treatise on Statues

Author:
Roland Fréart Sieur de Chambray (French, 1606–1676)
Author:
Leon Battista Alberti (Italian, Genoa 1404–1472 Rome)
Translator:
John Evelyn (British, 1620–1706 Wotton, Surrey)
Author:
An Account written by John Evelyn (British, 1620–1706 Wotton, Surrey)
Author:
Elements of Architecture written by Sir Henry Wotton (British, 1568–1639)
Printer:
T. W. (British, 18th century) , for J. Walthoe, D. Midwinter, A. Ward...
Published in:
London
Date:
1733
Medium:
Illustrations: etching and engraving
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 1 3/16 in. (34.9 x 23.5 x 3 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.14
Not on view
An Account of Architects and Architecture

Elements of Architecture

Parallèle de l’Architecture Antique et de la moderne. English

De statua. English

William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
BAL, #1137; Fowler, 111; Eileen Harris, British Architctural Books and Writers, 1990. 236; Keynes, #78
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