Giovanni Andrea Vavassore (Italian, active Venice 1530–1573) , Venice
Woodcut title signed by Florio Vavassore (Italian, active 16th century)
August 1, 1532
Overall: 8 7/16 x 6 5/16 in. (21.5 x 16 cm)
Books, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Rogers Fund, 1918
Not on view
Originally published by Giovanni Andrea Vavassore, Italian, active 16th century, Veneggia, designed by Florio Vavassore (Giovanni's brother), Italian, active 16th century. Reiussed by Macmillan & Co., British, London and New York. Illustrated title page (signed at bottom by Florio Vavassore) with text on verso, 47 pages of designs including double-page cut of Orpheus, last page contains text.
The Grolier Club. "[Printed Ornament]".
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620," October 20, 2015–January 10, 2016.
Lotz 67d, Strange-Trans. Bibl.Soc.VII.240.75, Essling III.656, Bocher 37, Palliser 20, Meynell & Morrison in the Fleuron # 1.1923 pp. 1-43 illus., De Marinis p. 80 # 210 note, Destailleur-Cat.de Livres et Estampes 387.1618, Sander III.6461.