12 June 2009
SALZBURG 1699 -- MAYR, Johann Baptist. Zwey-Einiger Hymenaeus, Oder Oesterreich-Lüneburgischer Frid- und Freuden-voller Vermählungs-Gott, Denen... Vermählten Röm. und Ungar... Königl. Maj. ... Josepho I... Und Wilhelminae Amaliae... Gebohrnen Hertzogin Von Braunschweig und Lüneburg... Durch Vier Triumph- Lieb- und Lobandeutende Ruhm- oder Ehren-Pforten Zur aller- schuldigst- Jubel- vollen Ehren- Bezeugung hiebevor eröffnet... Salzburg: Mayr, .
3 parts in one volume, 4o (287 x 184 mm). 15 engraved plates most by GEORG JOSEPH SIGMUND. Later green vellum.
Salzburg celebrates the wedding of King of Austia and Hungary, Emperor JOSEPH I (1678-1711) and AMALIA WILHELMINE of Braunschweig and Lüneburg (1673-1742) that had taken place in Vienna in 1699. The city commissioned FISCHER VON ERLACH (1656-1723) to built five honorary arches all of which are illustrated. Most engravings signed by GEORG JOSEPH SIGMUND. Berlin 2868; Lipperheide 2623 (12 plates); Ruggieri 974.
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