(BENVENUTI, Benvenuto). DELLA SANGUIGNA, G.P. ~ Di una Pittore Architetto (Benvenuto Benvenuti). Livorno: Edizione di “Bottega d’Arte”, 1923.
16mo (166 × 110 mm), pp. 35,  plus 6 lithograph plates with tissue guards, sepia ornaments to text. Sightly browned, slight tape mark to half-title and one endleaf. Original pictorial wrappers. Very lightly browned. Inscribed by the author to Robert de Sizeranne, 30 January 1933.
First edition, one of 500 copies, this one inscribed by Benvenuti to prominent French critic Robert de Sizeranne. A rare little treatise on the architectural ideas of painter, engraver and architect Benvenuti. He had been infuenced by Llewelyn Lloyd, Giovanni Fattori and Telemaco Signorini and pioneered a type of Divisionism as a painter. His architecture fused symbolism, art nouveau and an emergent geometric style approaching art deco. Worldcat lists the Stanford copy only in the US.