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ID: 700000965Record Type: Movable Work
Fons amplissimus reipublicæ Augustanæ ante ipsam curiam positus (engraving (print); Kilian, Lucas (engraver, 1579-1637), after a drawing by Fran...; published 1598; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 774678; accession number: 2007.PR.104*)
Note: Also titled The Fountain of August in Augsburg (cf. Hollstein); The print after a drawing by Franz Aspruck depicts the fountain of Augustus in Augsburg designed by Hubert Gerhard; German printmaker from Augsburg, who was apprenticed to his stepfather, Dominicus Custos, an engraver from Antwerp; Trimmed within plate mark. Publication: M.DXCVIII. [i.e. 1598].
Titles:
Fons amplissimus reipublicæ Augustanæ ante ipsam curiam positus (preferred,C,U,RP,Latin-P,U,U)
The fountain of August in Augsburg. (C,U,English,U,U)
Fountain of Augustus by Hubert Gerhard in Augsburg (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
engraving (print) [300041340] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive prints [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1598

Creator Display:
Kilian, Lucas (engraver, 1579-1637), after a drawing by Franz Aspruc [preferred,GRISC]
draftsman Aspruck, Franz (Flemish goldsmith, draftsman, and sculptor, born ca. 1570-1580) [500005084]
artist Gerhard, Hubert (Dutch sculptor, born ca. 1540-1550, died before 1621, active in Germany) [500016667]
printmaker Kilian, Lucas (German engraver and painter, 1579-1637) [500018390]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 774678; accession number: 2007.PR.104*
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 1 print: engraving, b&w
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: sheet 48 x 36.5 cm; trimmed within plate mark
General Subject:
architecture (preferred )
another art work

Specific Subjects:
Term Not Found
..... CONA Candidate
fountains [300006179]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, hydraulic structures, <hydraulic structures by function>, water distribution structures) (AAT)
Augsburg [7004324]
.....(Schwaben (national district), Bavaria (state), Germany (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet)) (TGN)
Augustus, Emperor of Rome (Roman emperor and patron, 63 BCE-14 CE) [500058949]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
monuments [300006958]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>) (AAT)
Fugger, Octavian Secundus (German patron and merchant, 1549-1600) [500312966]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)

Provenance: rumbl; Purchase.
Watermarks: shield with cross
Inscriptions: Fons amplissimus reipublicæ Augustanæ ante ipsam curiam positus opus Huberti Gerardi ; delineatio Francisci Aspruck Belgarum an. chr. ; primitiæ cælaturæ Luciæ Kiliani Augus a.o æt. XVIII. cura et impens. dom: custodis Aug. Vindel. M.DXCVIII. Below is a dedication of nine lines of the Senate of Augsburg to Octavius II Fugger.; "OPVS Huberti Ge:rardi. DELINEATIO Francisci Aspruck Belgarum AN. CHR."--lower left; "Primitiæ C$57AeLATVR$57Ae Luciæ Kiliani Augus a.o $57Aet. XVIII. CVRA ET IMPENS. Dom: Custodis Aug. Vindel. M.DXCVIII."--lower right.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Fons amplissimus reipublicæ Augustanæ ante ipsam curiam positus........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 774678
The fountain of August in Augsburg......... [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Fountain of Augustus by Hubert Gerhard in Augsburg........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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