By: Alberti, Leon Battista
London, Susan Allix,: 1999
Seller ID: 39293
Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket
Color Illustrations; Large 4to. ; Signed by Allix on colophon. Printed on Fabriano Tiepolo 290 paper. 28 intaglio plates by Susan Allix, using aquatint, drypoint, mezzotint, carborundum, watercolour and pencil. Bound in chestnut red goatskin leather with onlaid goatskin abstract shapes in various colors. Housed in original brown linen clamshell case with onlaid goatskin spine labels. Weight 7.2 lbs. Provenance Collection of Phyllis Cohen. Light rubbing to case. Leon Battista Alberti's On Painting is a cardinal work that revolutionized Western art. In this volume, Rocco Sinisgalli presents a ne... View More...