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Planting plan for a tulip bed in the garden of the Fagel House in the Hague, 16 October 1718 Public Deposited

IE TCD MS 1706/6 is a manuscript folio, verso blank, of a planting plan for a tulip bed in the garden of the Fagel House in the Hague. Made on 16 October 1718 this plan may have been influenced by Jea...

Abstract
  • IE TCD MS 1706/6 is a manuscript folio, verso blank, of a planting plan for a tulip bed in the garden of the Fagel House in the Hague. Made on 16 October 1718 this plan may have been influenced by Jean de Vivier’s work, ‘Le Jardin de Hollande’, a manual giving advice on gardening in the French style, with a chapter on the cultivation of tulips: see Chapter IX. Le Jardin de Hollande et des pays-bas planté et garni de tulipes suivant la maniere des Francois. (Leiden, 1714). Species of tulip such as the Bizarden (yellow ground with brown or other coloured markings) are described in this manual.
Creator
Date Created
  • created 16-10-1718
Collection title
  • Fagel Collection
Medium
  • ink
Support
  • paper (fiber product)
Language
Culture
  • Dutch
Provenance
  • The Fagel Collection was purchased by Trinity College Dublin in 1802. Hendrik Fagel (1765-1838), a senior Dutch politician, was in difficult circumstances, exiled in England during the Napoleonic Wars; and he was obliged to sell his family’s magnificent library, formerly in The Hague.
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Genre
  • Ephemera
  • Plans
  • manuscripts (document genre)
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 1706/6
Location
  • Manuscripts & Archives Research Library, Trinity College Dublin
Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Last modified
  • 06/04/2020
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Source
  • 0138678
Digital Object Id
  • MS1706-6_1

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