Architektonische Entwürfe aus der Sammlung des Architekten-Vereins zu Berlin.
Potsdam, Verlag von Hermann Riegel 1837-1842. Coloured litho frontispiece (plate 1), 15 pp, 12 pp., (2) pp., 23 plates (numbered 2-24). 48,5 x 34,5 cm. Clothed backed original printed boards.
The Berlin Architekten-Verein, founded in 1824, organised monthly internal competitions for which it members were expected to submit designs for a specified type of building. By 1837 the Architekten-Verein had handed over the publication of their competition designs to the Potsdam publisher Ferdinand Riegel. See: Hugh Pagan catalogue 8, 1990, item 130 and 131.
Architects: Stüler, Knoblauch, Hitzig, Strack, Stier, Runge, Berger and many others.
Some spotting on text and one plate.