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Architectura. Von den fünf Säulen sambt iren Ornamenten und Zierden

Schweiff-Buechlein, Manicherlei Schweiff, Laubwerk, Rolwerk, perspectif, und sonderliche gezierden

1600–02
Illustrated by Gabriel Krammer (Swiss (worked in Prague), died in 1611)


Place of Publication: Prague, Czechoslovakia

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1173 [Schweiff-Buechlein, 1611 ed.] and 1944 [Architectura]; Hollstein, German, vol. XIX, p. 82, nos. 1-28 [Architectura] and p. 83, nos. 29-52 [Schweiff-Buechlein]

Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.6.4

Medium or Technique

Portions of two illustrated books, with a total of twenty-one etchings and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Prague: Gabriel Krammer, 1600/1602) Folio; 22 leaves [incomplete]; original gilt-stamped armorial green vellum binding (green cloth box). BOUND with: 50.6.1-3 and .5-.15 (Hoffmann album)


Prague: Gabriel Krammer, 1600/1602

Provenance

Ferdinand Hoffmann, Baron Gruenstein (1540-1607, Grünpichl and Strechau) given by him to his wife, Margaretha von Harrach; by descent through the Counts Harrach, to the Hradec Library; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, January 12, 1950.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund