6 December 2013
SERLIO, Sebastiano. Il terzo libro... nel qual si figurano, e descrivono le antiquita di Roma, e le altre che sono in Italia, e fuori d'Italia. Venice: Francesco Marcolini, 1540.
2o (349 x 240 mm). Title set within a cartouche held by putti above a large woodcut of antique ruins, 120 woodcut illustrations (32 full-page, 4 double page), initials and colophon leaf. (Some light staining.) 20th-century half vellum and boards (some light rubbing and staining).
FIRST EDITION. Another copy. See previous lot. Berlin Kat. 2560; Fowler 308; Mortimer/Harvard Italian 472.
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