Di Lucio Vitruvio Pollione de Architectura Libri Dece Traducti de Latino in Vulgare affigurati: Commentati & con mirando ordine insigniti

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Author: Vitruvius, Roman, ca. 80-70 BC - after 15 BC
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Gift of Robert L. B. Tobin
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NA2515 .V587 1521
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Further information
This book is the first edition of Vitruvius translated into a living language, Italian. His theories on theatrical perspective and stage architecture greatly influenced the Italian Renaissance.
Cicognara #698.
An Eye for the Stage; William J. Chiego, Jody Blake (American, b.1953); 2004; 14
Publisher details
Como, Italy: Gotardo da Ponte, 1521


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