Antique Print-PORTICO-COMPOSITE-NO PEDESTAL-ORDER-Pl. 29-Vignola-1755

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Original architecture print, number 29, titled: 'Portique Composite sans Piedestal'. It shows: Composite order portico, without pedestal. The Composite order combines elements from the Ionic and Corinthian orders.
Condition: Very good, given age. Some small stains in the top and right margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Original etching/engraving on a vellin type handlaid paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 18 x 24 cm. The image size is ca. 15 x 22 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 7.1 x 9.4 inch. The image size is ca. 5.9 x 8.7 inch.
Part Number: 42005
Location: C267-22
Description: This print originates from Jacopo Barozzi da Vignola's 'Le Nouveau Vignole ou Regles des Cinq Ordres d'Architecture' (Paris: Chereau, 1755). This work was originally published in 1562.

Artists and Engravers: According to the title page, the engravings in this edition were designed and engraved by Babel. Pierre-Edme Babel (1720-1775) was a French engraver. He designed pieces for the Palace of Versailles.