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The Renaissance from Brvnelleschi To Michelangelo

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ISBN is 0500341303 / 9780500341308
Published by Thames & Hudson London 1994
Condition: Near MintEdition: First
Categories: , SKU: 773

Description

The renaissance from brvnelleschi To michelangelo Published in conjunction with a major exhibition at the Palazzo Grassi in Venice, this volume of essays presents civil and religious masterworks by the paragons of the Italian Renaissance, Brunelleschi, Alberti, Michelangelo and Bramante. The contributors consider architecture, architectural modelling and urban planning in late medieval and Renaissance Italy, reaching as far back as ancient Rome to uncover the roots of this great tradition. The works are analyzed from the viewpoints both of humanistic Renaissance theories and of modern critical appraisals. The essays cover French and German Renaissance architecture, as well as stage designs, and consider architecture relationship with other arts. Numerous designs, projects and manuscripts, some as yet unpublished, are reproduced and described.

    Additional information

    Book Author

    Henry A. Millon, Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani

    Publisher

    Thames & Hudson London

    Published

    1994

    Edition

    First

    ISBN 10

    0500341303

    ISBN 13

    9780500341308

    Language

    English

    Condition

    Near Mint

    Format

    Hardcover

    • 800 illustrations,
    • 300 in colour black publishing colour with gilt title to spine.
    • Dust Jacket
    • Near Mint.