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Livre d'architecture contenant plusieurs portiques de differentes inventions, sur les cinq ordres de colomnes

Paris: Melchior Tavernier, 1631


Theodore Besterman; E. P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, from whom purchased by MFA, September 12, 1984.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 3852; Fowler 126; Duplessis (Bosse), 298-337; Blum (Bosse), 48-87; Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th, I, p. 493, nos. 298-337


Overall: 42.5 x 30 x 2 cm (16 3/4 x 11 13/16 x 13/16 in.) Other (plate size): 36.2 x 24.1cm (14 1/4 x 9 1/2in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 40 engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books