This book charls the fascinating history of architectural theory from the Renaissance to the present day. Addressing its subject country by country and featuring over 850 illustrations, it offers a chronological overview of the most important architects and architectural theoreticians from Alberti to Koolhaas. Book jacket.This already reveals the limited interest of the practical man which shortly afterwards led to the publication of manuals dealing ... editions in Italy, we see here a greater scale, and a highly monumental and three-dimensional approach to the subject matter. ... Serlio, so revered by Goujon, had produced a town house for Cardinal Ippolito da#39;Este in Fontainebleau, the Hotel de ... version for the French-speaking nations. JK Fig. p. 203 1 | Illustration of Caryatids According to. 204 MARTIN.
|Author||:||Bernd Evers, Christof Thoenes|
|Publisher||:||Taschen - 2003|