Geometric diagrams illustrating angles with triangular, semi-circular and square shapes

RIBApix ref no RIBA38318
Subject Date1551
Image Date1551
StyleRenaissance
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceEW E.e.459
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Sebastiano Serlio. Il Primo libro d'architettura (Di Architettura, book I) (Venice, 1551), fo. 4 verso 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

symmetry, drawing techniques