Record number 05/4983
Author Assas Y Ereño, Manuel de, 1813 - 1880
TitleMonumentos Arquitectónicos De España. Monasterio De Fres Del Val; Por Don Manuel De Assas, Comendador De La Real Y Distinguida Órden Española De Cárlos III, Caballero De La Real Órden Americana De Isabel La Católica, Academico Correspondiente De La Real De La Historia Y De La Arquológica De Bélgica, Profesor De Arqueología En La Escuela Superior De Diplomática, Oficial De Primer Grado Del Museo Arqueológico Nacional, Abogado De Los Tribunales De La Nacion, Etc., Etc.
ImprintMadrid:: Publícase á expensas del Estado, bajo la inspeccion de la Real Academia De Bellas Artes de San Fernando. Editor: El Excmo. Señor Don José Gil Dorregaray., MDCCCLXXVIII., Imprenta De Fortanet Y Calcografía Nacional.
Physical Description[2], 12, [2] p., [1] pl.: illus.; 755 mm.
Content Format Note[T.p.] - [Text] - Monumentos Arquitectónicos De España. Monasterio De Fres Del Val. Índice De Esta Monografía - [Plate].
Summary NoteSome copies have bound in the paper cover of this cuaderno, of which the title reads, 'Monumentos Arquitectónicos De España. Publicados de Rl. Orden y por disposicion del Ministerio de Fomento. Cuaderno No.'

The titles are in Spanish only; but the text is in Spanish and French in parallel.

The work describes the monastery of Fresdelval near Burgos, and the alabaster tomb of Juan de Padilla, sculpted by Gil de Siloe between 1489 and 1493.

The plate is captioned and shows the Sepulcro De Juan De Padilla. In-text illustrations show a view of the cloister and details of sculpture and inscriptions.

The decorated initial is printed in color.
Responsibility NoteThe plate is signed as drawn by F. Aznar y G., and engraved by E. Stüler.

It carries the name of the printer, the Calcografía De La Imprenta Nacional.

The title-page vignette is signed as drawn by F. Madrazo and engraved by D. Martinez; the headpiece as drawn by F. Aznar and engraved by F.P. Baquero; the illustrations on p.11 as drawn by F. Aznar; the decorated initial on p.1. is unsigned.
SubjectArchitecture - Monuments - Architecture details - Sculpture - Tombs - Monasteries - Churches - Spain - Burgos - Monasterio De Fresdelval - History - 15th century - 16th century - Gothic
Art history - Spain - 19th century
Pictorial works - Colour printing - Chromolithographs - Lithographs - Spain - 19th century
Name as Subject Siloé, Gil de, fl. 1486 - 1501
Padilla, Juan de, 1491
Binding Note19th-century quarter brown calf, red cloth-covered boards; rebacked in 20th century, retaining earlier spine-piece lettered 'Monumentos Arquitectónicos Des España - Tom. I. - Monast. S. Juan De Los Reyes Toledo - Casa-Lonja De Valencia Del Cid - Universida Complutens - Monast. Di Fres Del Vi - Alcazar De Toledo' and 'R.A.' Bound with others.
Variant TitleMonasterio De Fres De Val
Contributors Gil Dorregaray, José, 1882
Fortanet, T., fl. ca. 1876 - 1878?, printer
Madrazo Y Küntz, Federico de, 1815 - 1894, draughtsman
Aznar y García, J., fl. ca. 1878?, draughtsman
Stüler, E., fl. ca. 1876 - 1878?, engraver
Baquero, F. Perez, fl. ca. 1877 - 1878?, engraver
Spain. Ministerio De Fomento
Spain. Imprenta Y Calcografía Nacional. printer
Spain. Ministerio De Fomento. publisher
Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando (Madrid). publisher
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