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...


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...