Colen Campbell Architectural Plates 1715 Pair Framed (1 of 5)
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Colen Campbell Architectural Plates 1715 Pair Framed

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Elevation of a Church in Lincoln's Inn Fields London; + A New Building at ye end of his Grace ye Duke of Kents Gardens in Bedfordshire..(Thomas Archer's pavilion at Wrest Park near Silsoe). Vol. 1; Plate 33. By H. Hulsbergh, sculp. - Colen Campbell, delin. Size: 14.96 H x 9.84 W inches Source: from Campbell, Colen. Vitruvius Britannicus or The British Architect. London : Colen Campbell, Esq., ca. 1715 - 172 Size is considerably larger with mount and frame

H.Hulsbergh engraver/ CAMPBELL, Colen Vitruvius Britannicus, or The British Architect, Containing the Plans, Elevations, and Sections of the Regular Buildings, both Public and Private in Great Britain. London.The Authors.1715 5 vols. Folio., 375 engraved plates, including many double-page. Vitruvius Britannicus is indispensable for the study of 17th and 18th-century architecture in England, and occupies its own place in architectural history as the book which established Palladian architecture as the approved style for Britain in the 18th century.

Colen Campbell issued the first three volumes between 1715 and 1725. From the set of 375 large engraved illustrations, plans and sections of palaces, country houses, government offices and churches designed by architects from Inigo Jones onwards, with extensive coverage of Wren and Vanbrugh and of Campbell's own designs in the new English Palladian style. A compilation of British domestic architecture of the 17th and 18th century. The first volume, appearing in the same year as Leoni's Palladio, was the earliest manifestation of the new Palladian revival - it was, in fact, Campbell who kindled the flames of Burlington's interest. Large plate engravings being various sizes typically 28cm x 44.5 cm.


Measurements

Height : 379.98 mm - 14.96 in

Width : 249.94 mm - 9.84 in

Declaration

Heatons has clarified that the Colen Campbell architectural plates pair framed (Hea/Campb / LA103493) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1715.

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A few abrasions to the frame plus a small bit of beading is missing but prints are perfect

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