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Ludwig Persius Architekt des Königs. Baukunst unter Friedrich Wilhelm IV.

Potsdam, Stiftung Preussische Schlösser und Gärten Berlin-Brandenburg 2003.

Reference: 15021
Price: £40 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 273 + (3)pp, many photo ills and reproductions of drawings (some colour). Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. Gavin Stamp’s copy, with his booklabel.

Issued to accompany an exhibition at Schloss Babelsberg held in July-October 2003. Ludwig Persius (1803-1845), an able pupil of Schinkel, is chiefly notable as the designer of residences in Italianate classical style for King Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia and for other members of the Prussian Royal Family.