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De architectura [Italian]

Venice: Giovanni Antonio and Pietro de' Nicolini da Sabbio, 1524


Red wax armorial seal on verso of title page; Samuel and Dorothy Glaser, by whom given to MFA, December 19, 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel and Dorothy Glaser

M.L. Vitruvio Pollione de Architectura traducto di Latino in Vulgare


Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1803; Fowler 398


Overall: 30.5 x 21.5 x 4.5 cm (12 x 8 7/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books