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treatise on civil architecture in which the principles of that art are laid down, and illustrated by a great number of plates accurately designed, and elegantly engraved by the best hands by Chambers, William Sir

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Published by Printed for the author, by J. Haberkorn (etc.) in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural.,
  • Architecture -- Details.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesCivil architecture.
StatementBy William Chambers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA3321
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., iv, 85, (1) p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18522743M
LC Control Number44025555

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  A Treatise on the Decorative Part of Civil Architecture: Illustrated by Fifty Original and Three Additional Plates (Classic Reprint) Paperback – J by William Chambers (Author)4/5(1). A Treatise on the Decorative Part of Civil Architecture (Dover Architecture) Paperback – Octo Cited by: 8. A treatise on the decorative part of civil architecture. Illustrated by fifty original, and three additional plates, engraved by Old Rooker, Old Foudrinier, Charles Grignion, and other eminent hands. Sir William Chambers - A treatise on the decorative part of civil architecture () Probably my favourite architectural treatise mainly because it is so well written. Chambers was George III's architecture tutor and his style of writing is very much in the style of a teacher explaining to his pupil why things should be a certain way.

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  There he gained royal favor as the tutor in architecture of the Prince of Wales (later George III), which proved to be a definite asset throughout his Treatise, originally published in , was reprinted 32 years later with additional illustrations, articles, and an introduction discussing the qualifications and duties of an : De architectura (On architecture, published as Ten Books on Architecture) is a treatise on architecture written by the Roman architect and military engineer Marcus Vitruvius Pollio and dedicated to his patron, the emperor Caesar Augustus, as a guide for building projects. Title: A Treatise on Civil Architecture, In Which The Principles of that Art are laid down, and Illustrated by a great number of plates Author: Sir William Chambers (British (born Sweden), Göteborg – London) Printer: John Haberkorn (German, active London ca. ) Published in: London Date: Medium: Illustrations: engraving Dimensions: 22 5/8 × 15 1/16 × 1 9/16 in. ( Leon Battista Alberti published it in his seminal treatise on architecture, De re aedificatoria (c. ). The first known Latin printed edition was by Fra Giovanni Sulpitius in Rome, Translations followed in Italian, French, English, German, Spanish and several other : Marcus Vitruvius Pollio, 80–70 BC, Roman Republic.