De Architectura. Libri decem by Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

By Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

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Plaßice autem, non fubeft tantum Sculpture, fed revera & ipfa eft Sculptura, verum hac differentia, quod Plaftes formet imagines addendo, fculptor adimendo. De quo feftive Michael Angelus, Sculpturam haud aliud effe quam purgationem à fuperfluis, Deme enim à ugno aut lapide orane quod fuperfluum eft, & reliquum erit imago quam intendis. Plaftices huj us ufus praecipuus eft in venufta concameratione aedium. Itali autem potiflimum ufurpant, frontifpicia fumariorum adornando majoribus figuris. Opus magnificum, haud magnœ im­ pend , & pene tam durabile introrfus, quam duriores forms extrorfus.

Stationc, cumlV} Jovi,Fulguri, & C œ l o & S o l i & L u n # , œdificia fob divo, hypœthraque conftituuntur. Horum enim Deorum & ipecies & effedus, in aperto mundo atque lucenti, praefentes videmus. Minervx & Marti & Herculi, []/] aedes Dorica^ fient : his enim Dus propter virtutem, fine deliciis aedificia conftitui decet. Ve­ neri, Flora:, Proferpinae, fontium Nymphis , Corinthio genere conftitutx, aptasvidebunturhabere proprietates, quod his Diis propter teneritatem, graciliora Se florida, foliifque & volutis ornata opera fada, augere videbuntur juftumdecorem.

Junoni, Dìanae, Libero patri caeterifque Diis qui eademfontfimilituh ] Philander : Quod de Orthographia di&um eft, id etiam velim de Sciagraphia dicìum, five Scenographiam appellemus ; ut Hermolaus icribendum putat, quod, ut inquit, fit univerfi teak quod Gr&cifcenam vocant, deformano, nonfrontis,ut Orthographia, non are&, ut Ichnographia. Et nos fecifle exiftimamus, ita enim futura deprehendunturerrata, & minimo impendio, nulloque incommodo, priufquam fiant, caftigantur. Vide de liis plura infingularumvocum fignificationibus.

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