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Abregé des dix livres d'architecture de Vitruve

Author:
Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)
Translator:
Translated and commentary by Claude Perrault (French, 1613–1688)
Engraver:
Plates after engravings by Sébastien Leclerc I (French, Metz 1637–1714 Paris)
Publisher:
Published by Jean Baptiste Coignard (French, active 17th century)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
1674 [after 1682]
Medium:
Printed book with woodcut head and tail pieces and engraved plates
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 5/8 x 4 x 15/16 in. (16.8 x 10.2 x 2.4 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.232
Not on view
De architectura. Abridgements. French

Inscription: "Nov 1924/ Quereuil– 83¢", graphite, back fly leaf verso
William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
BAL, IV, 2314-15, #3539; Brunet V, 1330; Cicognara, 728; Ebhardt, 76; Fowler, 327, #419; Millard, 480-81, #169; Poleni, 117; Univ Cat II.2079; Vagnetti, 62 and 77; Weinreb, I, 184
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