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Andrea Palladio (1508 - 1580)

Lot 500: PALLADIO, Andrea (1508-1580). Les Bâtimens et les Desseins de... Palladio recueillis et

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December 15, 2005
New York, NY, US

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PALLADIO, Andrea (1508-1580). Les Bâtimens et les Desseins de... Palladio recueillis et illustrés par Octave Bertotti Scamozzi. Vicenza: Giovanni Rossi, 1786. 4 volumes, 2 o (435 x 310 mm). Text in French. Engraved title vignettes, portrait of Palladio and 208 plates (of 210 plates, lacking plates 33 and 36 in volume 3) many double-page by Davido Rossi, Gaetano Testolini and others. (Plates 25-32 in volume 2 with upper margin shaved.) 19th-century half sheep and marbled boards (spines broken). Second Scamozzi edition. See Fowler 231 (first edition with text in Italian and French).

Les Thermes des Romains dessinées par... Palladio et publicées de nouveau... par... Scamozzi. Vicenza: Francesco Modena, 1785. 2 o (433 x 310 mm). Engraved portrait frontispiece, engraved coat-of-arms and 25 plates, 6 folding, 14 double-page, by Gaetano Testolini and Carlo Barrera (some light browing). 19th-century half sheep and marbled boards (spines broken). FIRST SCAMOZZI EDITION. SEE FOWLER 234 (WITH TEXT IN ITALIAN AND FRENCH); BERLIN KAT. 1877. (5)

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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ALFRED HOPKINS

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