Hans Vredeman de Vries, Perspective, part II: etched title-plate

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RIBApix ref no RIBA99487
Artist/PhotographerVredeman de Vries, Hans (1526-1609)
CountryUK: England
Image Date1605
Library ReferenceEW E.e.544
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Hans Vredeman de Vries. Perspective (Leiden, 1605), part II, etched title-plate NOTES: This work was published simultaneously in four languages: Dutch, French, German and Latin. The title-plate for all four languages was printed from the same copper with the central text area below the word Perspectives cut away so that the rest of the title could be printed in the language of that particular edition.

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