Sebastiano Serlio (1475 – c. 1554); Monogrammed PYF - Woodcut leaf with hand colour - "Della Scena Comica" Threatre Stage concept - Architecture, Palace, Italy - Architecture

Description
Sebastiano Serlio (1475 – c. 1554); Monogrammed PYF - Woodcut leaf with hand colour - "Della Scena Comica" Threatre Stage concept - Architecture, Palace, Italy - Architecture
Woodcut leaf hand coloured. - Not signed - 1584

Rare early Threatre Stage concept.

Woodcut leaf. 23.8 x 16.8 cm.

400+ year woodcut leaves with modern hand colour.

Sebastiano Serlio (6 September 1475 – c. 1554) was an Italian Mannerist architect, who was part of the Italian team building the Palace of Fontainebleau. Serlio helped canonize the classical orders of architecture in his influential treatise variously known as I sette libri dell'architettura ("Seven Books of Architecture") or Tutte l'opere d'architettura et prospetiva ("All the works on architecture and perspective").

Lot details
Artist
Sebastiano Serlio (1475 – c. 1554); Monogrammed PYF - Woodcut leaf with hand colour
Title of artwork
"Della Scena Comica" Threatre Stage concept - Architecture, Palace, Italy - Architecture
Year
1584
Technique
Woodcut leaf hand coloured.
Signature
Not signed
Condition
Overall in good condition
Sold with frame
No
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