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The Theory and Practice of Architecture; or Vitruvius and Vignola Abridg'd

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

Translator: Derived from translation by Claude Perrault (French, 1613–1688)
Translator: Translated by Abel Boyer (French, 1667–1729)
Author: Written by Jacopo [Giacomo] Barozzi da Vignola (Italian, Vignola 1507–1573 Rome)
Translator: Translated by Joseph Moxon (British, 1627–1691)
Designer: Portal designs by Pierre Le Muet (French, 1591–1669)
Publisher: Published by Bethel Wellington (British)
Publisher: Published by J. Darby (London)
Dedicatee: Dedicated to Thomas Murray (British (born Scotland), 1663–1735)
Date: 1729
Medium: Printed book with engraved illustrations
Dimensions: Overall: 7 x 4 3/16 x 1 in. (17.8 x 10.6 x 2.5 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.235

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