Catalog Record: Alberti Dvreri clarissimi pictoris et geometrae De symmetria partium humanorum corporum libri quatuor : è germanica lingua in latinam versi | HathiTrust Digital Library

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Alberti Dvreri clarissimi pictoris et geometrae De symmetria partium humanorum corporum libri quatuor :
è germanica lingua in latinam versi.

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Main Author: Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528.
Related Names: Camerarius, Joachim 1500-1574.
Language(s): Latin
Published: Parisiis : In officina Caroli Perier ... , 1557.
Subjects: Human figure in art > Human figure in art / Early works to 1800.
Proportion (Art) > Proportion (Art) / Early works to 1800.
Woodcuts > Woodcuts / France > Woodcuts / France / 16th century.
Note: Signatures: A⁴ a-l⁶ m⁴ n⁴ o-q⁶ r⁴ s-t⁶ v⁴ x⁴ (gatherings n and v each have an additional folded, single leaf, signed n2 and v4 respectively, that would raise the leaf count for these gatherings to five).
Errata, p. 122.
Plates and tables included in foliation, the four folded leaves being counted twice.
As in the Harvard copy described by Mortimer, there is a cancel on o2v, replacing four diagrams of heads that appear correctly on p2v.
Perier's Bellerophon device on t.p. The ill. are close copies of those in the first German ed. (Nuremberg : Hieronymus Andreae, 1528); see Mortimer. Headpiece, historiated and decorated initials.
The 2nd, or perhaps the 3rd, Paris ed. of J. Camerarius' Latin translation; see Mortimer.
Physical Description: [4], 122 [i.e. 118] leaves : ill. (4 folded) ; 34 cm. (fol.)
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