Record number 05/5124
Author Amador De Los Rios, José, 1818 - 1878
TitleMonumentos Arquitectónicos De España. Monumentos Latino-Bizantinos De Córdoba Por El Exmo. É Illmo. Señor Don José Amador De Los Rios, Individuo De Número De Las Reales Academias De La Historia Y De Bellas Artes De San Fernando, Catedrático Del Doctorado Y Decano De La Facultad De Filosofía Y Letras De La Universidad Central, Inspector General De Instruccion Pública, Etc., Y Don Rodrigo Amador De Los Rios Y Villalta, Doctor En Filosofía Y Letras, Licenciado En Ambos Derechos, Catedrático Auxiliar, Que Ha Sido, De La facultad De Filosofía Y Letras De La Universidad Central, 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., MDCCCLXXIX., Imprenta De T. Fortanet Y Calcografía Nacional.
Physical Description[2], vii, [i], 75, [3] p., 7 pl.: illus.; 755 mm.
Physical Description NotePlate [7] is unnumbered.
Content Format Note[T.p.] - Monumentos Latino-Bizantinos De Córdoba. Introduccion - [Text] - Monumentos Arquitectonicos De España. Monumentos Latino-Bizantinos De Córdoba. Índice De Esta Monografía - [Plates].
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; the text is in Spanish and French in parallel.

The work describes Christian buildings of Córdoba before its occupation by Arabs.

The plates show architectural fragments probably from churches and a mosaic of the four seasons from the Casa De Los S.S. Luque. In-text illustrations consist of a title-page vignette, headpiece (showing a carved altar-front) and two decorated initials.

Plate [7] (showing the mosaic) and the two decorated initials are printed in color.
Responsibility NotePates 2-7 are signed as drawn by L. Serrallac or R. Arredondo. Plates 3-6 are signed as engraved by E. Buxó or B. Maura; plate 2 is signed as lithographed by M. Unceta and printed by J. Donon; plate [7] as chromolithographed by S. Urrabieta.

The title-page vignette is signed as drawn by F. Madrazo and engraved by D. Martinez; the headpiece as drawn by R. Arredondo and engraved by F. Navarrete; the two decorated initials are unsigned.
SubjectArchitecture - Monuments - Architecture details - Church decoration and ornament - Mosaics - Churches - Basilicas - Spain - Córdoba - History - 4th century - 5th century - Romanesque
Art history - Spain - 19th century
Pictorial works - Lithographs - Chromolithographs - Colour printing - Spain - 19th century
ReferencesJ. Sainz Rodríguez, Biografía de Amador de los Rios (1907).
Copy NoteImperfect: lacks Plate I.
Binding Note19th-century quarter brown calf, red cloth-covered boards; rebacked in 20th century, retaining earlier spine-piece lettered 'Monumentos Arquitectónicos De España - Tom. III. Monumentos Latino-Byzantinos De La Monarquia - Visigoda (Mérida) - Monumentos Latino-Byzantinos De Córdoba' and 'R.A.' Bound with one other.
Variant TitleMonumentos Latino-Bizantinos De Córdoba
Contributors Gil Dorregaray, José, 1882
Fortanet, T., fl. ca. 1876 - 1878?, printer
Madrazo Y Küntz, Federico de, 1815 - 1894, draughtsman
Martinez, D., fl. ca. 1877 - 1878?, engraver
Arredondo Y Calmache, Ricardo, 1850 - 1911, draughtsman
Maura y Montaner, Bartolomé, 1844 - 1926, engraver
Buxó, Esteban, fl. 1859 - 1905, engraver
Amador De Los Rios, Rodrigo, 1843 - 1917
Serrallac, L., fl. ca. 1879?, draughtsman
Navarrete, F., fl. ca. 1878 - 1879?, engraver
Unceta Y López, Marcelino de, 1835 - 1905, lithographer
Donon, J., fl. ca. 1855 - 1882, lithographic printer
Urrabieta, S., fl. ca. 1879?, lithographer
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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