Palladio, Andrea (1508-1580) (Andrea di Pietro della Gondola) “Pianta della Ordine Ionico”

$395.00

ID# F 3439
$395.00
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Description

Artist: (after) Palladio, Andrea (Andrea di Pietro della Gondola)

Title or Name: Pianta della Ordine Ionico

Plate Number: III

Publication: Trattato di Architettura di A. Palladio Diviso in Quattro Libri

Date Published: 1715

Medium: Copperplate Engraving

Paper Laid, Watermarked

Condition of Artwork: Excellent

Matting: Hand decorated, double matted and mounted with acid free materials

Frame: 19th Century Antique with original glass

Condition of Frame: Very Good

Frame Size: 25-3/4″ x 21-3/4″ Matted Size: 19-1/2″ x 15-1/2″

Window Size: 12-3/4″ x 9-1/4″

Includes: Brief Artist Biography

ID #: F 3439

Prints from this publication are quite rare

Antique Architectural Engraving

Andrea di Pietro della Gondola was known to history as “Palladio”, a name bestowed upon him by his mentor, the famed scholar Gian Giorgio Trissino. Palladio was an important architect in the Renaissance period, due in part to his meticulous study of Classical architectural forms. Palladio designed and constructed numerous buildings in Venice, culminating in three magnificent churches that still remain today: S Giorgio Maggiore, II Redentore, and Le Zitelle (S.M. della Presentazione). He published numerous books, including his masterwork “I Quattro Libri dell’ Architetture” in 1570. This book set out his architectural principles and practical advice for builders, as well as the set of meticulous woodcut illustrations drawn from his own works. This work was subsequently translated into every European language, and remains in print to this day. These plates are from “Trattato di Architettura di A. Palladio Diviso in Quattro Libri”, published in 1715.


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