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Motta, Fabrizio Carini (Craig, Edward A. (intro))

Trattato sopra la struttura de’ teatri e scene. Introduzione, note e piante di teatri dell’epoca di Edward A. Craig.

Milano, Il Polifilo 1972.

Reference: 6965
Price: £25 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. xliv+(4)+54+(2)pp, incl. text ills, 17 plates. Publisher’s printed wrappers.

A facsimile edition of Motta’s hitherto largely neglected treatise on theatre construction, first published in 1676 and extremely rare, with introductory notes and reconstructions by Craig of various baroque theatres based on contemporary drawings or engravings.