Pretiosa Gemma delle virtuose donne, page 19 (recto)
Isabella Catanea Parasole (Italian, ca. 1565/70–ca. 1625)
Gargano , Venetia
Overall: 4 3/4 x 6 11/16 in. (12 x 17 cm)
Books, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1929
Not on view
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. All 3 registers are decorated with 4 triangular motifs, each containing a different central floral or linear pattern.
Inscription: At top center: "LAVORO A PONTO RETICELLA."
Edward Arnold; Sotheby's, London(Library of Edward Arnold, May 7, 1929, lot 283)
Lotz 135b, Guilmard 301.76a, Burnet Suppl.I.366, Arnold Sale #283 (this copy), Burnet Suppl.II.148, Strange-Trans.Bibl.Soc.VII.235.58-59
Andrew W. Arnold A Catalogue of the Library Formed by Edward Arnold. 1921.