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A New Treatise of Architecture, according to Vitruvius. Wherein is discoursed of the five orders of columns, viz. The Tuscan, Dorick, Ionick, Corinthian, and Composite.

Author:
Written and Edited by Julien Mauclerc (French, 1543–ca. 1598)
Author:
After treatise written by Jacopo [Giacomo] Barozzi da Vignola (Italian, Vignola 1507–1573 Rome)
Translator:
Translated and published by Robert Pricke (British, ca. 1642–1708)
Printer:
Printed by J. Darby (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1669
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving
Dimensions:
16 1/8 x 11 5/8 x 1 in. (41 x 29.5 x 2.5 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.289
Not on view
Inscription: "Sept. 1923/ Ruinell $4.33", graphite, back fly leaf verso
William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941); W. C. Mylne (British)
Fowler, 164-5, #195; Wing, M1326
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