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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.4065-1907

  • 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. Iac. Schübler inv. et delin.
Georg Lichtensteger Sculps. 4.

Vorstellung eines bequemen menagir Ofens, in Gestalt eines Tombeau mit Turnier Rüstung ausgezieret, der so wohl ausserhalb des Zimers als inwendig in der Stuben kan geheizet werden, und vermög seiner Figur, grosse hize um sich gibt, wann die inerliche Structur nach meiner A°. 1728 gegebenen Anleitung gebührend beobachtet wird.

Cum Pr. Sac. Cæs. Maj.
Hæred. Ier. Wolffij excud. A.V.
Concept of a comfortable menagir [?] stove, in the shape of a tomb adorned with a suit of armour, that can be heated from outside the room as well as from inside the chamber, and can, thanks to its shape, give off much heat, when the internal structure is duly observed after the instructions I gave in 1728.

Dimensions

Length: 29 cm to plate mark, Width: 18 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 4 of 6 from a set of chimney piece and stove designs that is part of a series of 24 sets of various designs. Augsburg, before1748.

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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