by Stegmann, Carl von & Heinrich von Geymveller (Text by); Guy Lowell (Preface by)
New York: The Architectural Book Publishing Company (Paul Wenzel & Maurice Krakow), 1924. First American edition. Hardcover. poor to vg. Folio (12 1/8 x 16 1/8"). X, , 195, pp (Vol. I), VIII, , 184, pp (Vol. II). Original printed dust-jackets over gilt- and blind-stamped olive cloth, with gold lettering to spines. Originally published in 1885 under the patronage of the "Società di San Giorgio," this monumental work consists of a series of monographs on the Tuscan architects of the Renaissance (Fillipo Brunelleschi, Michelangelo Buonarroti, Michelozzo di Bartolomeo, Donatello, and many more). Each monograph is accompanied by two sets of illustrations taken from the work of the architects treated. One set, photographic, gives a modern appearance of the buildings inside and out. The other set, on copper, gives measured detail.Dust-jackets are torn and partly chipped. Minor shelf wear. DJ in overall poor, bindings in good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. (Inventory #: 40337)
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