Pretiosa Gemma delle virtuose donne, page 34 (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 2 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with an alternating pattern of trees and 3-leafed foliage. Bottom register consists of a central section framed on the top and bottom by a border ornamented with a quatrefoil pattern; central section is decorated with a zigzagging pattern of a 3-sided motif resembling a tree.

Pretiosa Gemma delle virtuose donne, page 34 (recto), Isabella Catanea Parasole (Italian, ca. 1565/70–ca. 1625), Woodcut

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