Engraving with large margins. Platemark: 370 x 275mm. (14½ x 10¾"). Laid on sheet; pencil additions.
Portrait of architect Anrdrea Palladio (1508 - 1580); half length; facing right; open book showing architectural studies in hand. Andrea Palladio was an Italian architect active in the Republic of Venice. Palladio, influenced by Roman and Greek architecture, primarily by Vitruvius, is widely considered the most influential individual in the history of Western architecture.
[Ref: 28365] £160.00