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Decker, Paulus

Ein Stück von der Königl. Parade Kammer sambt den Alcova.

Augsburg, Jeremias Wolff nd (but 1711-16).

Reference: 7743
Price: £285 [convert currency]

Full Description

Copper-plate engraving, 420 x 450mm. The engraving is signed "P. Decker inv. et del." and “Ioh. Aug. Corvinus fec.15”. In good, fresh condition.

A handsome engraving from Paulus Decker’s Fürstliche Baumeister, published between 1711 and 1716, providing a design for oparade room in a royal palace. Decker had trained under Andreas Schlüter, architect of the royal palace at Berlin, before becoming court architect at Sulzbach and Bayreuth, and his designs are influenced by his knowledge of Schlüter’s work at Berlin.