Ornamento nobile...Fatta da Lucretia Romana (Libro V of the Corona)
Cesare Vecellio (Italian, Pieve di Cadore 1521–1601 Venice)
Alessandro de' Vecchi (Italian, active Venice, 1570–1629)
Overall: 12 3/16 x 8 1/4 in. (31 x 21 cm)
Books, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Not on view
Written by Cesare Vecellio, Italian, Pieve di Cadore 1521-1601 Venice, published by Alessandro de' Vecchi. Title page with illustration enclosed by frame of 4 blocks, 14 pages of designs with accompanying text.
Charles-Louis Fière; Albert Besombes; Vendor: Hôtel Drouot (Sale: livres rares de Monsieur Ch.-L. Fière, May 15, 1933)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "[Early Pattern Books Lace, Embroidery, and Woven Textiles]".
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620," October 20, 2015–January 10, 2016.