Record number 06/2137
TitleMonographie Du Chateau De Heidelberg Dessinée Et Gravée Par Rodolphe Pfnor Accompagnée D'Un Texte Historique Et Descriptif Par Daniel Ramée
ImprintParis: A. Morel Et Cie, Éditeurs 18, Rue Vivienne -, 1859
Physical Description[4], 16, [8] p., 12, 12 pl.: illus.; 508 mm. (Folio.)
Content Format Note[Half-t., t.p.] - [Text] - [Divisional t.p., 'Chateau De Heidelberg - Première Partie - Palais De Otto-Henry'] - Planches [list] - [Pl. I-XII] - [Divisional t.p., 'Chateau De Heidelberg - Deuxième Partie - Pavillon De Frédéric-Le-Sage'] - Planches [list] - [Plates I-XII].
Summary NoteThe half-title reads, 'Chateaux De La Renaissance - Renaissance Allemande 1545 - 1607'.

The plates show plans, elevations, sections and architectural details of the Heidelberger Schloss, especially the Ottheinrichsbau, built for Elector Otto Henry (reigned 1556-9) with sculpture by Alexander Colin and others, and the Friedrichsbau, built for Frederick IV (reigned 1583-1610) by Johann Schoch.
Responsibility NoteAll plates are signed as drawn and engraved by Rodolphe Pfnor.

Most carry the printer's imprint of F. Chardon ainé. Some carry that of the publisher, A. Morel et Cie.

Some in-text illustrations are signed as by 'R.P.'

The printer is named on the half-title verso: 'Paris. - Imprimerie Simon Raçon Et Comp., Rue D'Erfurth, 1.'
SubjectArchitecture - Architecture details - Sculpture - Castles - Germany - Baden-Württemberg - Heidelberg - Heidelberger Schloss - History - 16th century - Renaissance
Art history - Plans - Elevations - Sections - France - 19th century
Pictorial works - France - 19th century
Name as Subject Colin, Alexander, ca. 1526 - 1612
Otto Henry, Elector Palatine of the Rhine and Count Palatine of Neuburg, 1502 - 1559
Schoch, Johann, fl. 16th century
Binding Note19th-century quarter red morocco, marbled-papered boards; spine lettered 'Pfnor - Monographie Du Chateau De Heidelberg'.
Variant TitleChateaux de la Renaissance - Renaissance Allemande 1545 - 1607
Contributors Pfnor, Rudolf, 1824 - 1909, draughtsman, engraver
Ramée, Daniel, 1806 - 1887
Morel, A., fl. ca. 1859 - 1870?, Publisher
Chardon, F., ainé, fl. ca. 1859 - 1863?, intaglio printer
Raçon, Simon, fl. ca. 1859 - 1869?, printer
A. Morel et Compagnie (Paris). publisher
Imprimerie Simon Raçon Et Compagnie (Paris). printer
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