Ground Plan, Base, and Capital of a Corinthian Column, 1543



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Corinthian columns gave Renaissance architecture an immediate association of wealth and luxury, attributes of the ancient Greek city of Corinth. Despite the "blueprint" look of this print, Sebald Beham's rendition is largely whimsical.

Ground Plan, Base, and Capital of a Corinthian Column
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Pauli, Hollstein 261; Bartsch 252-II; Pass.261 iii
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