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Exercitationes Vitruvianae primae. Hoc est: Ioannis Poleni commentarius criticus de M. Vitruvii Pollionis Architecti X librorum editionibus, necnon de eorundem editoribus, atque de aliis, qui Vitruvium quocumque modo explicarunt, aut illustrarunt

Author:
Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)
Editor:
Edited and Commentary by Giovanni Poleni (Italian, Venice 1683–1761 Padua)
Author:
Written by Giambattista Morgagni (Italian, 1682–1771)
Author:
Written by Bernardino Baldi (Italian, 1553–1617)
Author:
Written by Giuseppe Salviati (Giuseppe Porta, called Il Salviati) (Italian, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana ca. 1520–ca. 1575 Venice)
Author:
Written by Giovanni Battista Bertano (Mantua 1516–1576 Mantua)
Artist and engraver:
Designed and Illustrated by Antonio Maria Visentini (Italian, Venice 1688–1782 Venice)
Publisher:
Sold by Francesco Pitteri (Italian, active 17th century)
Printer:
Printed by Giovanni Manfre (Italian, active 17th century)
Published in:
Venice
Date:
1739
Medium:
Printed book with woodcut illustrations and engraved illustration
Dimensions:
Overall: 12 5/8 x 9 5/16 x 1 3/8 in. (32.1 x 23.6 x 3.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.394
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De architectura. Latin

William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
Cappelletti I; Cicognara 612; Ebhardt, 78; Fowler 205, #250; RIBA 2587; Riccardi 2.295-296; Mortimer 318-319, #104
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