First translation into Dutch language of a book published in 1624 as a main introduction to classical (Palladian) architecture in Europe.
Elementen van de architectuur / The Elements of Architecture, collected . . . from the best authors and examples was based on the work and important classical architecture books of Vitruvius, Serlio, Palladio, Vignola, Alberti and others and is written in a poetic but popular style by Henry Wotton who lived part of his life as ambassador in Venice.
Dutch language with the original English text in an appendix. Translation by Henk Scheepmaker