Quattro libri dell’architettura

TitleQuattro libri dell’architettura
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1570
AuthorsPalladio A
LibrarySoane Museum London
BindingBound in brown goatskin with the stamp in gold on both covers
SignatureInscription on the front flyleaf: “From the Bishop of Derry to J. Soane at Rome Octr. 1778”
Call NumberSDR
Hervey, Frederick Augustus, 4th Earl of Bristol, Bishop of Derry  (1730 - 1803) (Stamp 1)
Arms Two swords in saltire pommels down in chief an Irish harp impaling Quarterly 1. on a bend cotised three trefoils slipped (Hervey) 2. three lions passant 3. two lions salient 4. quarterly 1. lozengy on a bend cotised a crescent and an escutcheon 2. checky 3. on a bend cotised three lozenges between two fleur-de-lys 4. a lion rampant Mitre of a Bishop
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