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A Booke of Architecture Containing Seeling Peeces Chimny Peeces & Several Sorts Usefull for Carpenters Joyners Carvers Painters invented by J. Barbet

Designer:
Jean Barbet (French, 1605–1654)
Designer:
Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris)
Designer:
Francesco Fanelli (Italian, born Florence, active Genoa, England and Paris, 1608–65)
Publisher:
Robert Pricke (British, ca. 1642–1708)
Published in:
London
Date:
1670
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving, etching
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 7 3/4 x 9/16 in. (30.2 x 19.7 x 1.4 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.6.1
Not on view
Guilmard 49.52 (Paris 1632 ed., 20 pls.); Jessen 1142 + 1143 (Paris 1633 ed., 20 pls.); Foule 92 (Paris 1633 ed., 20 pls.); Destailleur-Artistes Français p. 63 (1633 ed.)Eileen Harris, British Architctural Books and Writers, 1990. 117, no. 27; Wing, B6970
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