5 of 62 Items


Searched for the phrase "sea gods" in Subject


Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

[Bi-level fountain with figure of man holding central column.]

Image ID: 1567811

[Bi-level fountain with figure of man holding central column.] ([1664])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Bi-level fountain with figure of man holding central column.]

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item/Page/Plate

: 29

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

: 1567811

Record ID

: 1057045

Digital Item Published

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

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog

Link

Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)







NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.