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Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472; Lauro, Pietro, 16th cent
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Translated by Pietro Lauro
Topic: Architecture
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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University of Illinois Library bookplate "From the library of Conte Antonio Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana Lazelada di Bereguardo, purchased 1921" on the inside front cover
Topic: Architecture
Getty Research Institute
by Venuti, Ridolfino, 1705-1763; Barbault, Jean, ca. 1705-1766; Bellicard, Jérôme Charles, 1726-1786; Bernabò, Giovanni Battista, 1702-1769; Duflos, Philotée-François, ca. 1710-1748; Lazzarini, Giuseppe, 1702-1780; Legeay, Jean-Laurent, 18th cent; Mogalli, Niccolò, b. 1723; Petroschi, Giovanni, 18th cent; Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778
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Folded plan of ancient Rome etched by Niccolò Mogalli and Giovanni Petroschi. Single-page pictorial plates by Jean Barbault, F.P. (i.e. Philotée-François) Duflos, Jean-Laurent Legeay, Mogalli, Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Plate 85 signed by Bellicard and dated 1750. T.p. vignettes, head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Venuti, Ridolfino, 1705-1763; Barbault, Jean, ca. 1705-1766; Bellicard, Jérôme Charles, 1726-1786; Bernabò, Giovanni Battista, 1702-1769; Duflos, Philotée-François, ca. 1710-1748; Lazzarini, Giuseppe, 1702-1780; Legeay, Jean-Laurent, 18th cent; Mogalli, Niccolò, b. 1723; Petroschi, Giovanni, 18th cent; Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778
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Folded plan of ancient Rome etched by Niccolò Mogalli and Giovanni Petroschi. Single-page pictorial plates by Jean Barbault, F.P. (i.e. Philotée-François) Duflos, Jean-Laurent Legeay, Mogalli, Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Plate 85 signed by Bellicard and dated 1750. T.p. vignettes, head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Venuti, Ridolfino, 1705-1763; Barbault, Jean, ca. 1705-1766; Bellicard, Jérôme Charles, 1726-1786; Bernabò, Giovanni Battista, 1702-1769; Duflos, Philotée-François, ca. 1710-1748; Lazzarini, Giuseppe, 1702-1780; Legeay, Jean-Laurent, 18th cent; Mogalli, Niccolò, b. 1723; Petroschi, Giovanni, 18th cent; Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778
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Folded plan of ancient Rome etched by Niccolò Mogalli and Giovanni Petroschi. Single-page pictorial plates by Jean Barbault, F.P. (i.e. Philotée-François) Duflos, Jean-Laurent Legeay, Mogalli, Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Plate 85 signed by Bellicard and dated 1750. T.p. vignettes, head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topic: Architecture, Roman
Title in red and black, engraved title page vignette, initial letter, and head-piece. Cicognara, 1344 dcl 68m
Topics: Awards, Italy, Bologna, Early works to 1800, Accademia clementina, Accademia delle scienze...
Bound in old vellum; gilt leather label on spine
Topics: Art, Art, Italian, Church decoration and ornament, Church architecture, Church buildings
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by Borgo, Carlo, 1731-1794; Zatta, Antonio, active 1757-1797
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Bound in old sprinkled calf; gilt spine; edges stained red
Topics: Fortification, Military architecture
University of Maryland, College Park
by Gurlitt, Cornelius, 1850-1938; Vinaccia, Gaetano; Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580
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Topics: Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Architecture
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by Gurlitt, Cornelius, 1850-1938; Vinaccia, Gaetano; Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580
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Topics: Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Architecture
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by Barichella, Vittorio
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Architecture
Topics: Architecture, Public works
Topics: Architecture, Public works
Topics: Architecture, Public works
Library's copy is bound with: Dei diritti del principato sugli antichi edifizj publici sacri e profani in occasione del Panteon di Marco Agrippa / memoria dell'avvocato D. Carlo Fea. Roma : Fulgoni, 1806. (91-B36092)
Topics: Pantheon (Rome, Italy), Architecture
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by Sarnelli, Pompeo, 1649-1724
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Signatures: [a] b A-T
Topics: Basilicas, Church architecture
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Includes bibliographical references Catalogo ragionato dei libri d'arte e d'antichità posseduti dal conte Cicognara, 55
Topics: Art, Architecture, Christian antiquities, Art -- Italy -- Pisa, Architecture -- Italy -- Pisa,...
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by Valesio, Giovanni Luigi, ca. 1583-ca. 1650; Ludovisi, Ludovico, 1595-1632; Gatti, Oliviero, b. 1579; Coriolano, Giovanni Battista, d. 1649; Lodi, Giacomo, 17th cent
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Dedication signed: Gio. Luigi Valesio
Topics: Gregory XV, Pope, 1554-1623, Chiesa cattedrale e metropolitana di San Pietro (Bologna, Italy),...
Large woodcut initials
Topics: Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, 1608-1657, Festivals, Fireworks, Triumphal arches, Nymphaea...
Large woodcut initials
Topics: Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, 1608-1657, Festivals, Fireworks, Triumphal arches, Nymphaea...
Imprint from colophon
Topics: Architecture, Columns
Engraved frontispiece, port. of author by G.B. Bonacina after Cesare Fiori. Engraved in-text ill. of the 5 orders. Numerous woodcut in-text diagrams, the blank spaces of which are filled with fleurons, arabesques, or other small ornaments. Grotesque and floriated initials, tail-pieces
Topics: Architecture, Architecture -- Early works to 1800, Architecture -- Orders -- Early works to 1800,...
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by Guarini, Guarino, 1624-1683; Guienotti, Francesco, fl. 1686-1693; Abbiati, Giuseppe, fl. 1678-1700; Fayneau, Giovanni, fl. 1686
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T.p. reads: Architettura civile del padre D. Guarino Guarini, Cherico Regolare, opera postuma
Topic: Architecture
Reissue of the Milan ed. of 1661
Topics: Architecture, Architecture
Title pages printed in red and black
Topic: Architecture
Title pages printed in red and black
Topic: Architecture
Title pages printed in red and black
Topic: Architecture
Title pages printed in red and black
Topic: Architecture
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by Melani, Alfredo, 1859-1928
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2 v. : 16 cm
Topic: Architecture -- Italy -- History
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by Melani, Alfredo, 1859-1928
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2 v. : 16 cm
Topic: Architecture -- Italy -- History
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Title page and dedicatory page engraved
Topics: Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, 1685-1740, Theaters, Architecture, Baroque, Architectural drawing,...
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by Montano, Giovanni Battista, 1545-1621; De Rossi, Bartolomeo
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British Library Catalogue of 17th century Italian books lists a Raccolta de tempij et sepolcri of Montano's "dati in luce da Bartolomeo de Rossi" in 1638
Topics: Architecture, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
IV, IV pages, CL leaves of plates : 32 cm
Topics: Decoration and ornament -- Italy, Architecture -- Italy -- Details, Decoration and ornament,...
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by Supino, I. B. (Igino Benvenuto), 1859-
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"Edizione di 400 esemplari numerati. Esemplare n. 275."
Topics: Art, Architecture
T.p. engraving with arms of Philip III of Spain, to whom the work is dedicated
Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Military architecture, Perspective, Painting, Sculpture, Architecture,...
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by Guarnieri, Paolo Emilio
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Introduction signed: Paolo Emilio Guarnieri
Topics: Military architecture, Fortification, Military art and science
Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Giovannini, Serafino, engraver; Porti, Domenico, engraver; Cannetti, Giovanni Battista, publisher; Casaletti, Arcangelo, publisher
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Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Giovannini, Serafino, engraver; Porti, Domenico, engraver; Cannetti, Giovanni Battista, publisher; Casaletti, Arcangelo, publisher
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Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Giovannini, Serafino, engraver; Porti, Domenico, engraver; Cannetti, Giovanni Battista, publisher; Casaletti, Arcangelo, publisher
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Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Giovannini, Serafino, engraver; Porti, Domenico, engraver; Cannetti, Giovanni Battista, publisher; Casaletti, Arcangelo, publisher
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Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Giovannini, Serafino, engraver; Porti, Domenico, engraver; Cannetti, Giovanni Battista, publisher; Casaletti, Arcangelo, publisher
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Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by Giovannini, Serafino, engraver; Porti, Domenico, engraver; Cannetti, Giovanni Battista, publisher; Casaletti, Arcangelo, publisher
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Publisher varies: Vol. 5-7, Nella Stamperia di Arcangelo Casaletti
Topic: Architecture, Roman
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by De Persiis, Luigi
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Based on 1st ed.: La Badia o trappa di Casamari nel doppio suo aspetto monumentale e storico / brevemente descritta da Luigi De Persiis. Roma : Tip. poliglotta S.C. di Propaganda Fide, 1878
Topics: Abbazia di Casamari, Cistercian architecture
The Library of Congress
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xxii p., 1 l., 35 cm
Topics: Architecture -- Details, Vaults (Architecture), Ceilings, Decoration and ornament, Architectural,...
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Theater architecture, Theaters, Triumphal arches
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by Romagnoli, Ettore, 1772-1838
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First published in 1836
Topics: Art, Architecture
First published in 1836
Topics: Art, Architecture
[34] pages, 120 leaves of plates : 25 x 33 cm
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Italy -- Venice -- Designs and plans, Architecture,...
I. Statuto -- II. Relazioni del quadriennio 1868, 1869, 1870, 1871
Topics: Architecture, Monuments
Brigham Young University
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Italian and French
Topic: Architecture
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by Sardi, Pietro, b. 1559?
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Imprint from colophon
Topics: Military architecture, Fortification
Includes index
Topics: Architecture, Streets
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by Sardi, Pietro, b. 1559?; Grispoldi, Gaspare, fl. 1618-1623
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Printed by Barezzo Barezzi. See colophon, trattato 1
Topics: Military architecture, Fortification
American Libraries
by Simões, Augusto Filippe, 1835-1884. [from old catalog]
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topics: Church architecture, Church architecture
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=eeYDAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Simões, Augusto Filippe, 1835-1884. [from old catalog]
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Church architecture, Church architecture
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=rD5IEVHB1d4C&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Simões, Augusto Filippe, 1835-1884. [from old catalog]
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Topics: bub_upload, Church architecture
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=rD5IEVHB1d4C&hl=&source=gbs_api
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by Carli, Gian Rinaldo, conte, 1720-1795; Carli, Gian Rinaldo, conte, 1720-1795. Delle antichità italiche; Monaco, Francesco, 1733-1795
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Signatures: pi² A-L
Topics: Colosseum (Rome, Italy), Arena di Pola, Amphitheaters, Architecture, Roman
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by Zirardini, Antonio, 1725-1784
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Signatures: *¹⁰ A-R⁸ chi1 S-T* V⁴ (*3-5 signed *2-4)
Topics: Architecture, Roman, Architecture, Byzantine
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by Salimbeni, Leonardo, active 1780-1782
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Signatures: pi A-2P
Topics: Arches, Vaults (Architecture), Arches -- Early works to 1800, Vaults (Architecture) -- Early works...
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by Overbeke, Bonaventura van, 1660-1706; Rolli, Paolo, 1687-1765; Edlin, Thomas
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Signatures: A B-2C
Topic: Architecture
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by Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1766-1839
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Sloan candidate
Topic: Architecture
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by Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1766-1839
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Engr. title-pages and half-titles
Topic: Architecture
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by Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1766-1839
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Engr. title-pages and half-titles
Topic: Architecture
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by Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1766-1839
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Engr. title-pages and half-titles
Topic: Architecture
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Cornices, Columns, Architecture
Library's c. 1 bound with: Annotazioni alla memoria sui diritti del principato sugli antichi edifizj publici sacre e profani / dell'avvocato D. Caro Fea. Roma : Presso Lazzarini, 1806
Topics: Pantheon (Rome, Italy), Architecture
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Signatures: a¹²
Topic: Architecture
36 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : 22 cm
Topics: Santa Maria della Spina (Church : Pisa, Italy), Church architecture -- Conservation and restoration...
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by Nardini Despotti Mospignotti, Aristide
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Duomo di Milano, Church architecture, Facades
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by Landriani, Paolo, 1754-1839; Lanzani, Antonio
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Plates engraved by Antonio Lanzani after Landriani's designs
Topics: Shades and shadows, Architectural drawing, Architecture
Errata slip inserted
Topics: Teatro della Fortuna (Fano, Italy), Theater architecture
Frontispiece aquatint by Antonio Bramati after Landriani's design; folding plates unsigned
Topics: Theater architecture, Theaters
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by Montenari, Giovanni, conte, 1698-1767
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Previously published Padua, 1733
Topics: Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Teatro olimpico (Vicenza, Italy), Theater architecture, Teatro...
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by Montenari, Giovanni, conte, 1698-1767
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Errata: p. [1] at end; final [3] p. blank
Topics: Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Teatro olimpico (Vicenza, Italy), Theater architecture, Buildings,...