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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 (engraved)
    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.4082-1907

  • 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 (engraved)
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. Iac. Schübler. inv. et del.
Georg Lichtensteger Sculpsit 3

Fernere Invention eines solchen bequemen Schöpff oder Zieh-Brunnen, wie selbiger in einer gebrochenen Nichen kan angebracht, und statt der Zug-Welle bloss mit würcklichen Zug-Ketten versehen werden, dabey sich die ausgiessede Wasser-Eimer seitwerts aus leren, und das Wasser durch Hanen in die Gefässe gelasse wird.

Cum Pr. Sac. Cæs. Maj.
Hæred. Ier. Wolffij. excud. Aug. V.
Further invention of such a pleasant dipping or pulling well, which can be fitted in a broken-through niche, and can be furnished only with actual pulling chains rather than a pulling axle, so that the pouring water buckets empty to the side, and the water is let into the vessels through taps.

Dimensions

Length: 28.4 cm to plate mark, Width: 17.5 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 3 of 6 from a set of well 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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