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A. Pugin's Litho Gold Design -1830- ALTAR CANDLESTICKS - Sandtique-Rare-Prints and Maps

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A. Pugin's Lithograph Gold Design -1830- ALTAR CANDLESTICKS

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A. Pugin's Litho Gold Design -1830- ALTAR CANDLESTICKS


This 181 year old print is from the book "DESIGNS FOR GOLD & SILVERSMITHS". It was published in London by Ackermann in 1830.

This lithograph print has an image that is about 7 1/2" x 5 1/2" on a leaf or page that is 11" x 8 1/2".  It is in good condtion with usual minor age toning. It is suitable for framing and would be an excellent gift.

The litho print that is being offered for sale features:


A portrait of Pugin and the frontpiece of the book are shown for reference

but not included.


Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (1812–1852) was an English architect, designer, and theorist of design, now best remembered for his work in the Gothic Revival style, particularly churches and the Palace of Westminster.

Between 1821 and 1838 Pugin and his father published a series of volumes of architectural drawings, the first two entitled, Specimens of Gothic Architecture, and the following three, Examples of Gothic Architecture, that were to remain both in print and the standard references for Gothic architecture for at least the next century. He became an advocate of Gothic architecture, which he believed to be the true Christian form of architecture. He attacked the influence of "pagan" Classical architecture in his book Contrasts, in which he set up medieval society as an ideal, in contrast to modern secular culture. 

Following the destruction by fire of the Palace of Westminster in 1834, Pugin was employed by Sir Charles Barry to work on the new Parliament buildings in London. His views, as expressed in works such as True Principles of Christian Architecture (1841), were highly influential.



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