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Architecture de jardins : Dediée a Monsieur Joly de Fleury, Conseiller d'État

 
HOLLIS Number
Contributors
Galimard, P. J., 1744-1820
Publication
A Paris: Chez Mond-hare, Rue St. Jacques a l’Hotel de Saumur, mid-eighteenth century?

Description

Digital Facsimile

[1], 68 leaves of plates : all ill. (engravings) ; 35 cm.

"Avec Approbation" [with the rest of the privilege erased].

Title on pediment upon which are 3 female figures and 1 child seen from the back, and a coat of arms.

Sixty-eight engraved and etched plates of designs for parterres de broderie, bosquets and boulingrins, orangeries and their adjacent parterres, labyrinths, and various types of trellises.

Contains engraved title page (bottom left inscribed: Marillier Inv. et Delineavit [Clément Pierre Marillier, 1740-1808], and at right: Binet Sculpsit [Louis Binet, 1744-1800?]), and 68 engraved plates numbered 1-68 (none botanical, all garden designs).

Engravings, after Galimard, some of which have the engraver's signature, Berthault, Thénard, or Moreau.

 

Language

French
 

Subject

Gardens -- France -- Design -- Early works to 1800.; Gardens -- Design -- Early works to 1800.; Landscape gardening -- France -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.; Landscape gardening -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.; Landscape architecture -- France -- Early works to 1800.