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Livre De Tous Les Plans Profils Et Elevations Tant En Perspective Que Geometralle Du Chasteau De Clagny Que Sa Majesté A Fait Bastir Pres Versailles Et Executé Par Les Ordres de Monseigneur Colbert Secretaire & Ministre d'Estat, Sur-Intendant des Bastimens du Roy, Ars & Manufactures de France, du deseing du Sieur Mansart, Architecque du Roy, & de son Academie Royalle, & mis en lumiere par Michel Hardoüin l'un des Entrepreneurs des Bastimens de Sa Maiesté, & dudit Clagny

RA Collection: Book

Record number

03/2526

Imprint

Ce vend à Paris: chez Mr Cossin Graveur du Roy ruë S. Jacques vis-à-vis la Fontaine S. Benoist. Et chez l'autheur à l'Hostel Royalle des Invalides. Avec Privilege Du Roy

Physical Description

[2] p., [9] pl. (8 dble.); 459 mm. (Folio).

Contents

[T.p.] - [Plates].

Responsibility Note

All plates are signed as designed by Julle Hardouin Mansart and engraved by Michel Hardouin.

Summary Note

The publication-date of 1680 is carried by the title page and first plate; all other plates carry the date of 1678.

Mansart's buildings at Clagny were destroyed in 1769.

Provenance

Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802.

Binding Note

Contemporary vellum; spine lettered 'Clagny'.

Subject

Architecture - Country houses - France - Château de Clagny - History - 17th century
Plans - Elevations - France - 17th century
Pictorial works - France - 17th century

Contributors

Jules Hardouin Mansart, draughtsman
Cossin, bookseller
Michel Hardouin, engraver