Jul 30, 2020 - Sale 2543

Sale 2543 - Lot 283

Price Realized: $ 2,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
Palladio, Andrea (1518-1580) L'Architettura Divisa in Quattro Libri. Folio, [pi]1, B-F4, G1, G4, (lacking G2 & G3), H-I4, AA-KK4, AAA6, BBB-EEE4, 4A-4Q4, 4R3; engraved title page trimmed and mounted; illustrated with woodcut diagrams throughout, sixteen leaves cut out along the gutter and re-inserted; bound in full English calf, 18th century, with gilt-tooled arms of Richard Boyle, Earl of Burlington (1694-1753), an Anglo-Irish architect who brought Palladian architecture to Britain and Ireland, with signed note of presentation in the hand of the recipient, Henry Flitcroft (1697-1769), a major English architect in the second British generation of Palladianism and protégé of Burlington, with Burlington's red morocco gilt tooled library label on spine and printed shelf label pasted inside front board; both boards detached, binding worn, with amateurish older repairs, and several notes on the text in pen ca. 1902 on preliminaries, 12 3/4 x 8 3/4 in. Venice: Appresso Marc Antonio Brogiollo, 1642.

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