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Recto: "Libro Primo, Chapo Quarto..." (Vitruvius, Book 1, Chapter 4); Verso: The Fortification of City Walls (Vitruvius, Book 1, Chapter 5).

Attributed to a member of the Sangallo family
(Florence, ca. 1530–1545)

Author: Original Treatise Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, 1st century B.C.)
Date: 1530–45
Medium: Pen and dark brown ink
Dimensions: sheet: 5 5/8 x 11 1/16 in. (14.3 x 28.1 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Purchase, Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, by exchange, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.105.1

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