Prima Parte de' Fiori, e Disegni di varie sorti di Ricami Moderni, page 5 (recto)
Giovanni Battista Ciotti (Italian, born Siena, ca. 1560)
Francesco de' Franceschi (Italian, active 16th century)
Overall: 5 5/16 x 7 5/16 in. (13.5 x 18.5 cm)
Books, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Not on view
Written by Giovanni Battista Ciotti, published by Francesco de' Franceschi, Italian, active 16th century. From top to bottom, and left to right: Design composed of 2 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with 3 triangular motifs: left and right are ornamented with a different floral pattern, middle motif is ornamented with an illustration of a double-headed bird with crown. Bottom register is decorated 3 triangular motifs, each with a different floral pattern.
Inscription: From top to bottom, and left to right: At top center: "V." At bottom right: "B"