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    Schübler, Johann Jakob, born 1689 - died 1741
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  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (designed)
    Nuremberg (engraved)
    Augsburg (published)

  • Date:

    pre-1724 (designed)
    pre-1724 (engraved)
    pre-1748 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Schübler, Johann Jakob, born 1689 - died 1741 (designed by)
    Lichtensteger, Georg, born 1700 - died 1780 (engraved by)
    Probst, Johann Balthasar, born 1673 (published by)

  • Museum number:

    E.4087-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 98, box A

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (designed)
Nuremberg (engraved)
Augsburg (published)

Date

pre-1724 (designed)
pre-1724 (engraved)
pre-1748 (published)

Artist/maker

Schübler, Johann Jakob, born 1689 - died 1741 (designed by)
Lichtensteger, Georg, born 1700 - died 1780 (engraved by)
Probst, Johann Balthasar, born 1673 (published by)

Marks and inscriptions

Ioh. Iacob Schübler inv. et del.
Georg Lichtensteger Sculpsit 2.

Neu eingerichtete Treillage mit zierlichen öffnungen, Gatterwerck Vasen, Ruhe-Banck, und angeordneten Diana-Bild, beij weichen ebenfals nach meiner neuen Invention gewiesen worden, wie ein Busto, besser als bishero bekannt gemacht, könne eingerichtet und an allerhand beijwercken verknüpffet werden.

Cum Privil. Sac. Cæs. Maj.
Hæred. Ierem. Wollfij exc. Aug. Vind.
Newly arranged latticework with delicate openings, trellis-work vases, resting bench, and assigned image of Diana, which also points toward my new invention of the way in which a bust can be arranged better than was previously known, and can be linked to all sorts of accoutrements.

Dimensions

Length: 29.4 cm to plate mark, Width: 18.1 cm to plate mark

Object history note

The V&A holds this suite as published by Johann Balthasar Probst. It was originally published by Jeremias Wolff, before 1724.

Descriptive line

Johann Jakob Schübler. Plate 2 of 6 from a set of garden prospect and fountain designs that is part of a series of 24 sets of various designs. Augsburg, before 1748.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Berlin Staatlich Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 98.
Nagler, G K, Neues allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon, 22 vols, Munich, 1835, vol. XVI, p.38.
Nagler, G K, Neues allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon, 22 vols, Munich, 1835, vol. VII, p. 506.
Nagler, G K, Neues allgemeines Künstler-Lexicon,, 22 vols, Munich, 1835, vol. XII, pp. 80-81.

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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