Record number 05/3232
Author Zanella, Giacomo, 1820 - 1888
TitleVita Di Andrea Palladio Scritta Da Giacomo Zanella Con Ritratto E 4 Tavole In Fotolitografia.
ImprintMilano Napoli Pisa: Ulrico Hoepli Editore-Libraio, 1880.
Physical Description[6], 110, [2] p., frontis., [4] pl.; 234 mm. (Octavo.)
Content Format Note[Half-title, frontis., t.p.] - [Note] - [Text, with 4 pl.] - Indice.
Summary NoteThe frontispiece is a portrait of Palladio. The four plates are captioned views, and show: Basilica; Palazzo Chiericati; Rotonda; Scena Del Teatro Olimpico.
Responsibility NoteThe frontispiece and all plates are unsigned.

A note on the t.p. verso states that this work was 'A Spese Del Municipio Di Vicenza E Dell'Accademia Olimpica', and names the printer: 'Milano, Tip. Bernardoni di C. Rebeschini e C.'
SubjectArchitects - Architecture - Italy - Veneto - Vicenza - History - 16th century
Art history - Biography - Italy - 19th century
Pictorial works - Photolithographs - Italy - 19th century
Name as Subject Palladio, Andrea, 1508 - 1580
Binding Note19th-century half brown morocco, marbled-papered boards; spine lettered 'Zanella Vita Di A. Palladio.' and 'R.A.'
ProvenancePurchased for RA Library in 1880 (see RA Annual Report for 1880, p. 42).
Contributors Hoepli, Ulrico, 1847 - 1935
Palladio, Andrea, 1508 - 1580, source artist
Vicenza. publisher
Accademia Olimpica (Vicenza). publisher
Rebeschini e Compagnia. printer
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