Pretiosa Gemma delle virtuose donne, page 9 (recto)

Author Isabella Catanea Parasole Italian
Publisher Gargano Italian
Binder Hardy-Mennil

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Written by Isabella Catanea Parasole, Italian, ca. 1575-ca. 1625, published by Lucchino Gargano, Venice, bound by Hardy-Mennil.
Design composed of 3 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with 3 triangular motifs ornamented with a different central floral element. Middle register is decorated with 5 squares containing a different floral motif in the center. Bottom register is decorated with a pattern of '{ }'s and other linear motifs. This is the same design that is printed on page 5 of the book.

Pretiosa Gemma delle virtuose donne, page 9 (recto), Isabella Catanea Parasole (Italian, ca. 1565/70–ca. 1625), Woodcut

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