- Washington and New York: National Gallery of Art and George Braziller, (2000).
- cloth, dust jacket
- xxiii, 545+(1) pages
- ISBN: 0807614785
Price: $90.00 save 20% $72.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 62639
First edition. Scholarly catalogue of Italian and Spanish books on architecture, antiquities, and decoration, from the 15th into the 19th centuries, all in the Millard Collection at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. Italy produced illustrated architectural books that surpass those from any other publishing center in the originality of their content and in the elegance of their illustrations. Arranged by author-architect, each numbered entry provides bibliographic and physical descriptions, references, provenance where applicable, and contains a discussion of relevant points.Numerous black-and-white reproductions of drawings and engravings throughout. Indexed.