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Della Trasportatione dell'Obelisco Vaticano et delle Fabriche di Nostro Signore Papa Sisto V fatte dal Cavallier Domenico Fontana Architetto di sua Santita Libro Primo

Written by Domenico Fontana
(Swiss, Melide 1543–1607 Rome)

Designer: Illustrations designed by Domenico Fontana (Swiss, Melide 1543–1607 Rome)
Etcher: Illustrations etched by Natale Bonifacio (Italian, 1537–1592)
Publisher: Published by Domenico Basa , Rome
Patron: Works commissioned by Pope Sixtus V (Felice Peretti) (Italian, Grottamare near Pescara 1520–1590 Rome)
Date: 1590
Medium: Printed book with etched and engraved plates, type rule diagrams, woodcut initials and tailpieces
Dimensions: 16 5/16 × 11 1/4 × 1 3/8 in. (41.5 × 28.5 × 3.5 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.6

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