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Source:   Architectura curiosa nova, exponens 1. Fundamenta hydragogica, indolemq[ue]; aquæ, aëris interventu in altum levandæ. 2 ....


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[Fountain with three spouts.]

Image ID: 1567739

[Fountain with three spouts.] ([1664])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Fountain with three spouts.]

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item/Page/Plate

: Folio. 1.

Source

: Architectura curiosa nova, exponens 1. Fundamenta hydragogica, indolemq[ue]; aquæ, aëris interventu in altum levandæ. 2. Varios aquarum ac salientium fontium lusus per varia spectatu jucunda epistomiorum seu siphonum genera. 3. Magnum amœnissimorum fontium, machinarumq[ue]; aquæductoriarum sumtu magno exstructarum, ac per Italiam ... &c. visendarum, numerum. 4. Specus artificiales sumtuosissimas, cum plerisq[ue]; principum europæorum palatiis, hortis, aulis; nec non præcipuis monasteriis atq[ue] arcibus. 5. Cum auctario figurarum elegantissimarum, ad hortorum topiaria vario ductu dividenda, nec non conclavium laquearibus ac pavimentis segmentandis, itemq[ue] labyrinthis construendis, adhibendarum. Omnia 200 æri incisis atq[ue] ad vivum maximam partem factis delineationibus, in usum studiosi lectoris & artificis, explicata & vernaculo idiomate descripta, per Georgium Andream Böcklern ... Et in latinam linguam translata à Johanna Christophoro Sturmio ...

Source Description

: 4 pt. in 1 v. plates (1 fold.) 37 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Art and Architecture Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MRK+ (Böckler, G. A. Architectura curiosa nova)

Digital ID

: 1567739

Record ID

: 1056973

Digital Item Published

: 4-17-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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