Gemma pretiosa della virtuose donne, page 11 (recto)

Designer Isabella Catanea Parasole Italian
Publisher Gugliemo Facciotti Italian

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Designed by Isabella Catanea Parasole, Italian, ca. 1575-ca.1625, published by Gugliemo Facciotti, Rome.
From top to bottom, and left to right:
Designed composed of 3 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with a vine of small rounded leaves that forms a pattern of flat curves that have a coil underneath each one. Middle register is decorated with an alternating pattern of upside-down and right-side up foliage motifs. Bottom register is decorated with a pattern of various linear motifs.

Gemma pretiosa della virtuose donne, page 11 (recto), Isabella Catanea Parasole (Italian, ca. 1565/70–ca. 1625), Woodcut

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