Tagged: Antonín Barvitius

Villa Gröbe gazebo

Gröbe Villa: Gazebo

The Vinični Altán, or Vineyard Gazebo, was built between 1879 and 1881 as a summerhouse for the neighbouring Villa Gröbe (Grébovka) by the estate architects Antonín Barvitius and Josef Schulz. Overlooking the slopes of the vineyard, with panoramic...

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Gröbe Villa (Grébovka)

This splendid winged lion (not a gryphon, incidentally, which would have an eagle’s beak) is one of the many traditional emblems adorning the frieze of the neoclassical Gröbe Villa in Vinohrady, designed by architects Antonín Barvitius and Josef...