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L'architecture et Art de Bien Bastir du Siegneur Leon Baptiste Albert, Gentilhomme Florentin, divisée en dix livres

Author: Leon Battista Alberti (Italian, Genoa 1404–1472 Rome)
Translator: Jean Martin (French, died 1553)
Editor: Edited and translated by Denis Sauvage (French, 1520–ca. 1587)
Author: Verses written by Pierre de Ronsard (French, 1524–1585)
Printer: Robert Massellin (French)
Publisher: Published by Jacques Kerver
Dedicatee: Dedicated to Henri II, King of France (1519–1559)
Dedicatee: Dedicated to Lorenzo de' Medici (Italian, Florence 1449–1492 Florence)
Published in: Paris
Date: 1553
Medium: Printed book with woodcut illustrations
Dimensions: Overall: 13 9/16 x 9 7/16 x 1 1/2 in. (34.4 x 24 x 3.8 cm)
Classifications: Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1934
Accession Number: 34.40.1

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