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[Monumentos Arquitectónicos]

RA Collection: Book

Record number


Variant Title

Monumentos Arquitectónicos De España. Publicados De Rl. Orden y por disposicion del Ministero de Fomento. Cuadernos No.


(Madrid: Imprenta y calcografia nacional.), 18--?]

Physical Description

[2] pl.; 747 mm.

Responsibility Note

The plates are signed as drawn by R. Arredondo, and as engraved by J.A. Camacho.

Summary Note

There is no title-page or text (in the Royal Academy's copy). Some copies have bound in the paper cover, which carries the title, 'Monumentos Arquitectónicos De España. Publicados de Rl. Orden y por disposicion del Ministerio de Fomento. Cuaderno No. Madrid Imprenta y calcografia nacional.'

The plates are captioned, and show plan, elevation, sections of the Romanesque Iglesia Parroquial de San Pedro, at Nave near Zamora (pl.[1]), and its historiated capitals (among the first in Europe) and other details (pl.[2]). the church is thought to have been built in the late seventh century. In the 1930s it was removed to a site near El Campillo.

Binding Note

19th-century quarter red calf, red cloth-covered boards; spine lettered 'Monumentos Arquitectónicos De España - Tom. VII. Concejo De Oviedo-Caldas (S. Juan De Priorio) Concejo De Cangas De Onis (Col. De Covadonga) Camprodon (Igl. De S. Pedro) Cordoba Ceinos Dist. De Villalon Guadalajara (Palacio D.L.D. Del Infantado) Granada Gradefes (Ayunt. De) Leon Madrid Merida Mosaico (Italico) Mieres (Concejo De) Nave Oviedo (Iglesias De)' and 'R.A.'. Bound with others.


Architecture - Sculpture - Bas-reliefs - Churches - Spain - Castilla y Leon - Zamora - Nave - Iglesia de San Pedro - History - 7th century - Romanesque - Visigothic
Art history - Plans - Elevations - Sections - Spain - 19th century
Pictorial works - Spain - 19th century