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Frontispiece to a collection of prints after drawings of Andrea Palladio, headed by portrait medallion of the architect, head and shoulders to right in an oval, in ornate frame with lion and griffin beside. 1730?
Etching, the lettering engraved
- Production date
- 1730 (?)
Height: 228 millimetres (image)
Height: 358 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 85 millimetres (image)
Width: 230 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- Likely to be the frontispiece to the Earl of Burlington's 1730 publication of Palladio's drawings of Roman antiquities.
An ink inscription on the verso reads 'Lancaster Castle', corrected by the same hand to 'Kna[r]esborough'
- Not on display
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- Prints and Drawings
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