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Frontispiece to Sebastiano Serlio's 'Quinto libro d'architettura' (Di Architettura, Book V)

RIBApix ref no RIBA38323
Subject Date1551
Image Date1551
StyleRenaissance
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceEW E.e.459
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Sebastiano Serlio. Quinto libro d'architettura (Di Architettura, book V) (Venice, 1551), frontispiece NOTES: This 1551 publication formed the first collected edition of all five of Serlio's books on architecture, which had previously appeared as first editions between 1537 and 1547.

Subject tags

ruins, book design, decorative borders