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M. Vitruvius per Iocundum solito castigatior factus cum figuris et tabula vt iam legi et intelligi possit

Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius
(Roman, 1st century B.C.)

Editor: Edited and Illustrated by Fra Giovanni Giocondo da Verona (Italian, Verona 1433–1515 Rome)
Publisher: Published by Giovanni Taccuino (Italian, active 1492–1536)
Artist and architect: Additional drawings attributed to Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
Date: 1511
Medium: Printed book with woodblock illustrations
Dimensions: Overall: 12 3/8 x 8 11/16 x 1 3/8 in. (31.5 x 22 x 3.5 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.500

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