Designs of inigo Jones and others. Isaac Ware.

Designs of inigo Jones and others

London: Isaac Ware, ca 1735. First edition. Hardcover. 4 text leaves. 25 x 18.5 cm. Engraved pictorial title on pedestal, 48 engraved plates on 46 sheets by Fourdrinier numbered 1-53, six folding plates. FOWLER, 437. "The plates were engraved by P. Fourdrinier from designs of Isaac Ware of the works of three architects, Inigo Jones, Lord Burlington and William Kent." COLVIN p.865. "Although Ware was probably a protégé and certainly an associate of Lord Burlington, his conformity to Pallladian orthodoxy was by no means complete." MILLARD 88. Fresh copy, plates bright and clean, marbled endpapers, only ex-library mark on spine: Dewey decimal. Modern red leatherette, spine lettered and decorated in gilt. Near fine. Item #21299

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