Reinhard Zimmermann
Zimmermann, Reinhard
Zimmermann, Reinhard
United States of America
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Description: The Architecture of Western Gardens: A Design History from the Renaissance to the...
The history of the Hortus Palatinus begins on 14 July 1614 when the engineer, architect and scholar Salomon de Caus (1576–1626) was commissioned by Elector Palatine Friedrich V (1596–1632, acceded 1614) to work on the new gardens at Heidelberg Castle. De Caus had entered the service of the Elector as an architect and engineer on 1 April 1613 in London, where Friedrich had just married...
PublisherMIT Press
Related print edition pages: pp.157-159