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The Architecture of M. Vitruvius Pollio

Author:
Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)
Engraver:
Translated and engraved by William Newton (British, 1735–1790)
Artist and publisher:
Engraved and published by James Newton (British, London 1748–ca. 1804)
Published in:
London
Date:
1791
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving
Dimensions:
18 15/16 x 12 11/16 x 1 7/16 in. (48.1 x 32.2 x 3.6 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.275(2)
Not on view
De architectura. English

William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
BAL, IV, 2289-90, #3507; Ebhardt, 80; Fowler, 333-34, #428; Vagnetti, 122, #80 (1789)
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