[Kollegienkirche, Salzburg]Prospect der neüen Kirchen Unsrer Liebe Frauen zu Salzburg [...]
C.P.S.C.M. [Leipzig, 1725]
Engraving with very large margins, platemark 300 x 430mm (11¾ x 17"). Text in French and German; foxing to edges.
The baroque Kollegienkirche, designed by Austrian architect Johann Bernard Fischer von Erlach. It was commissioned in 1694 by Archbishop Johann Ernst von Thun, to serve the city's university. Mozart was born and lived in a house nearby with two clocks on clock tower. Plate from Fischer's 'Entwurf einer historischen Architektur' ('Outline of Historical Architecture', first published 1721) , the first comparative architecture of all periods and nations.
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