Prima Parte de' Fiori, e Disegni di varie sorti di Ricami Moderni, page 6 (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 3 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with ornamented squares containing an alternating pattern of circles with an X through the middle and ovals with a diagonal line through the middle. Middle register is decorated with triangles ornamented with different floral and linear patterns that form a zigzagging line in between them. Bottom register is decorated with small squares containing a different circular or floral motif.