Geometric diagrams illustrating rudimentary shapes including triangles, a rhombus and an irregular shape

RIBApix ref no RIBA38314
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. 2 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