Eleven capitals of the Corinthian and Composite orders


  • Title

    Eleven capitals of the Corinthian and Composite orders

  • Artist/maker

  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1490 - 1510
  • Material and technique

    pen and brown ink with grey wash over geometrical indications in blind stylus on five pieces of laid paper joined together

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 35.8 x 24.8 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1942.

  • Museum location

    Western Art Print Room

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Lanzarini, Orietta, Martinis, Roberta, "Questo libro fu di Andrea Palladio". Il codice Destailleur B dell'Hermitage (Roma:"L'Erma" di Bretschneider, 2015), 149, 96r, 154, 103v

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