Architecture, Ancient World, Pillars, Antique classical columns
"Plan et Profil du Chapiteau Corinthien"
Copper etching by Charpentier
After drawing by Cochin
Published in "Traite elementary pratique d'architecture ou Ãttude des cinq ordres"
- Regula delle cinque ordini d'architettura
By Barozzi da Vignola (1507-1573
Original Italian edition was printed in 1562. Our prints are fro the French edition. Paris, 1767
Original antique print
The French edition of this classic architecture work is playfully adorned in baroque style.
Minor traces of age and handling. Wide margins. Light crease at bottom right barely touching.
Measurements within plate marks:
35,5 x 21,5 cm (ca. 14 x 8")