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Regola Delli Cinque Ordini D'Architettura Di M · Iacomo Barozzio Da Vignola · Libro Primo, Et Originale

Jacopo Barozzi da Vignola

RA Collection: Book

Record number



Uniform Title

[Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettura., 1617?]

Variant Title

Vignola Architettura


[Rome:]: [1610-1630.]

Physical Description

Engr. t.pl., engr. t.pl., XXXVI, [2] pl. 384 mm. (Folio.)


[Engr. t.pl., 'Regola Delli Cinque Ordini D'Architettura Di M · Iacomo Barozzio Da Vignola · Libro Primo, Et Originale', incl. port.] - [Engr. t.pl., 'Alcune Opere D'Architettura Di Iacomo Barotio Da Vignola raccolte e poste in luce da Francesco Villamena LAnno · M·DC·XVII Co' l'Privilegio del Sommo Pontefice et l'autorita de Superiori In Roma'] - [Pl. I = 'Pius Papa IIII Motu Proprio'] - [Pl. II = Dedic.; 'A i lettori'] - [Unnumbered pl.] - [Plates III - XXXVI] - [Unnumbered pl.].

Responsibility Note

No plate is signed.

The work is dedicated to 'Car[dina]le Farnese'.


Royal Institute of British Architects, British Architectural Library ... Early printed books, 4 (2001), no. 3447; National Gallery (Washington), Mark J. Millard Architectural, IV (2000), no. 145; Johns Hopkins University, The Fowler Architectural Collection (1961), nos. 355, 356, p.284-6; M.Walcher Casotti, 'Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola: Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettura', in E. Bassi, ed., Pietro Cataneo, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola: trattati [1985], p. 499-577.

Summary Note

Almost all plates are captioned in Italian.


Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802.

Binding Note

19th-century half calf, maroon patterned cloth boards; rebacked in 1998, retaining spine-piece, stamped 'R.A.' and '1617', and red morocco spine-label, lettered 'Vignola Architettura'.


Architecture - Architectural orders - Theory - History
Architecture, Italian - Italy - History - 16th century - Renaissance
Manuals - Pattern books - Italy - 16th century - 17th century
Pictorial works - Italy - 17th century