Roberts: Hindostan …

Emma Roberts: Hindostan : its landscapes, palaces, temples, tombs, the shores of the Red sea, and the sublime and romantic scenery of the Himalaya mountains : illustrated in a series of views drawn by Turner, Stanfield, Prout, Cattermole, Roberts, Allom, etc., from original sketches by commander Robt. Elliot, R. N., & Lieut. Geo. Francis White … → Continue reading

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Sirén: The Walls and Gates of Peking

Osvald Sirén: The Walls and Gates of Peking. Researches and impressions […] illustrated with 109 photogravures after photographs by the author and fifty architectural drawings made by Chinese (London: John Lane, 1924)

Digitized: Internet Archive (book contributor: Virtual Beijing) No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

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Fergusson: A history of Indian and Eastern architecture

James Fergusson: History of Indian and Eastern architecture (London: J. Murray 1891) Digitized: Internet Archive (Book contributor & digitizing sponsor: Getty Research Institute) James Fergusson: A history of architecture in all countries, from the earliest times to the present day. Vol. 3: History of Indian and Eastern architecture (. New edition. New impression; … → Continue reading

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Gothein: Geschichte der Gartenkunst

Marie Luise Gothein: Geschichte der Gartenkunst (Jena: Diederichs 1914)

Digitized: ULB Düsseldorf (URN: urn:nbn:de:hbz:061:1-27532) vol. 1: „Von Ägypten bis zur Renaissance in Italien, Spanien und Portugal“: ULB Düsseldorf (URN: urn:nbn:de:hbz:061:1-27525) vol. 2: „Von der Renaissance in Frankreich bis zur Gegenwart.“: ULB Düsseldorf (URN: urn:nbn:de:hbz:061:1-27722) Entry in … → Continue reading

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Ferrario: Le Costume ancien et moderne …

Giulio Ferrario: Le Costume ancien et moderne ; ou, Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes, d’après les monumens de l’antiquité et accompagné de dessins analogues au sujet (Milan: De l’imprimerie de l’editeur 1815-1829)

Digitized Asie v. 1 (1815): Continue reading

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Decker: Chinese architecture, civil and ornamental

[Paul Decker:] Chinese architecture, civil and ornamental. Being a large collection of the most elegant and useful designs and plans and elevations, &c. from the Imperial retreat to the smallest ornamental building in China. … The whole neatly engraved on twenty-four copper-plates, … adapted to this climate, by P. Decker, … (London: Printed for the … → Continue reading

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Grohmann: Ideen-Magazin für Architecten, Künstler und Handwerker

Johann Gottfried Grohmann: Ideen-Magazin für Architecten, Künstler und Handwerker (Leipzig: Baumgärtner’s Buchhandlung 1832-1842)

Digitized Vol. 1 (1832-1834) > Internet Archive (Book contributor & digitizing sponsor: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute) > Biodiversity Heritage Library Vol. 2 (1835-1836) > Internet Archive (Book contributor & digitizing sponsor: Research Library, The … → Continue reading

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[Recueil. Essai sur l’architecture chinoise]

[Recueil. Essai sur l’architecture chinoise] (s.l. s.d.)

Digitized t. 1: gallica t. 2: gallica Bibliographic reference: Courant 5543-5544 No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

The first part starts with illustrations of tools and materials and continues with smaller buildings and pagodas, the second presents a number … → Continue reading

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Le Rouge: Jardins anglo-chinois à la mode

Georges Louis Le Rouge (1707-1790 [?]), was a French cartographer, architect and engraver, who published his own œuvre in his own publishing house. Beginning in 1773, he published plans and sketches of gardens, providing detailed images of the then new English gardens. Le Rouge used the term „jardin ango-chinois“ long before Horace Walpole. The Jardins … → Continue reading

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Laske: Der ostasiatische Einfluß auf die Baukunst des Abendlandes vornehmlich Deutschlands im 18. Jahrhundert

Friedrich: Laske: Der ostasiatische Einfluß auf die Baukunst des Abendlandes vornehmlich Deutschlands im 18. Jahrhundert (Berlin: Ernst 1909)

Digitized: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (URN: urn:nbn:de:bvb:12-bsb00067350-1) No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

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