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architecture of A. Palladio

Andrea Palladio

architecture of A. Palladio

in four books.

by Andrea Palladio

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Published by A. Ward [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Early works to 1800,
    • Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Translated by N. Dubois.

      StatementContaining a short treatise of the five orders, and the most necessary observations concerning all sorts of building: as also the different construction of private and publick houses, high-ways, bridges, market-places, xystes, and temples, with their plans, sections, and uprights. Revis"d, design"d, and publish"d by Giacomo Leoni ... Tr. from the Italian original.
      ContributionsLeoni, Giacomo, ca. 1686-1746., Jones, Inigo, 1573-1652, Dubois, Nicholas, ca. 1665-1735, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA2517 .P3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6539650M
      LC Control Number12001510
      OCLC/WorldCa1709391

      Portrait of Andrea Palladio () engraved in 19th century by R Woodman. Photo by The Print Collector/Hulton Archive Collection/Getty Images (cropped) Dr. Jackie Craven has over 20 years of experience writing about architecture and the arts. She is the author of two books on home decor and sustainable design. The TASCHEN Basic Art guide to Palladio, father of Western classical architecture and the architect of Villa Rotonda and Teatro ry: Books > Architecture & Design.

      Palladio's treatise, republished in this lavish two-volume edition by Giacomo Leoni in London () as The Architecture of A. Palladio in Four Books, with refined prints by Bernard Picart and John Harris, greatly influenced the classical idiom typical for eighteenth-century Georgian building style in England.   The Four Books of Architecture offers a compendium of Palladio's art and of the ancient Roman structures that inspired him. The First Book is devoted to building materials and techniques and the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite/5().

      The book also contains a glossary that explains technical terms in their original context, a bibliography of recent Palladio research, and an introduction to Palladio and his times. The First Book discusses building materials and techniques, as well as the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite/5(10). Villa Capra (La Rotunda) () Vicenza. A fine example of Palladio's classicism from the 16th century. Biography. One of the giants of Venetian Renaissance architecture of the 16th century, Andrea Palladio based his designs on the values of Greek architecture, and the traditions of Roman architecture as outlined by Vitruvius.


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Andrea Palladio, Italian architect, regarded as the greatest architect of 16th-century northern Italy. His designs for palaces (palazzi) and villas, notably the Villa Rotonda (–51) near Vicenza, and the treatise The Four Books of Architecture made him one of the most influential figures in Western architecture.

Four Books on Architecture is still one of the most influential pieces of writing from this period, as it reflects on the canons and the important moments from the past, but also speaks about the aesthetic and ethic components which Palladio believed should serve as a guideline for all the professionals to come.

The book also gives a thorough. The book also contains a glossary that explains technical terms in their original context, a bibliography of recent Palladio research, and an introduction to Palladio and his First Book discusses building materials and techniques, as well as the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite.

The Four Books of Architecture offers a compendium of Palladio's art and of the ancient Roman structures that inspired him. The First Book is devoted to building materials and techniques and the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite/5(36).

Palladio (Architecture and Society) by Ackerman, James S. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Volume 2 Andrea Palladio (–) THE ARCHITECTURE OF A.

PALLADIO; BOOK the FOURTH. Wherein is Treated. Of the Ancient Temples in Rome, and some others to be seen in Italy, and other parts of Europe. The Whole Revis’d, Design’d, and Publish’d By Giacomo Leoni, a Venetian, Architect to His Most Serene Highness, the Late ELECTOR PALATINE.

The book also contains a glossary that explains technical terms in their original context, a bibliography of recent Palladio research, and an introduction to Palladio and his times.

The First Book discusses building materials and techniques, as well as the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and : MIT Press.

The book also contains a glossary that explains technical terms in their original context, a bibliography of recent Palladio research, and an introduction to Palladio and his times.

The First Book discusses building materials and techniques, as well as the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite.4/5(5). Home» Books» The architecture of A. Palladio, in four books Palladio, Andrea ; Leoni, Giacomo ; Jones, Inigo ; Dubois, Nicholas Printed by John Watts for the author, Palladianism, style of architecture based on the writings and buildings of the humanist and theorist from Vicenza, Andrea Palladio (–80), perhaps the greatest architect of the latter 16th century and certainly the most influential.

Palladio felt that architecture should be governed by reason and by the principles of classical antiquity as it was known in surviving buildings and in the. The Architecture of A. Palladio; In Four Books. Containing, a Short Treatise of the Five Orders, and the Most Necessary Observations Concerning All So.

Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller Palladio () combined classical restraint with constant inventiveness. In this study, Professor Ackerman sets Palladio in the context of his age - the Humanist era of Michelangelo and Raphael, Titian and Veronese - and examines each of the villas, churches and palaces in turn and tries to penetrate to the heart of the Palladian miracle.

The Four Books of Architecture book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Andrea Palladio (–) was one of the most cele /5. “NO ARCHITECTURE BOOK HAS EVER HAD WIDER INFLUENCE”: FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH OF PALLADIO’S FOUR BOOKS OF ARCHITECTURE, SUPERBLY ILLUSTRATED WITH ENGRAVED PLATES.

PALLADIO, Andrea. The Architecture of A. Palladio; In Four Books Containing A Short Treatise of the Five Orders, and the most necessary Observations. Palladio's Four Books on Architecture.

by Robert Tavernor Editor's Note: In the 16th century, the great architect Andrea Palladio wrote "I Quattro Libri dell'Architettura." The influence of "The Four Books on Architecture" is still felt by professionals four centuries later.

The First Book is devoted to building materials and techniques and the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite.

Palladio indicates the characteristic features of each order and supplies illustrations of various architectural details. The Four Books of Architecture offers a compendium of Palladio's art and of the ancient Roman structures that inspired him.

The First Book is devoted to building materials and techniques and the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite/5(3).

Even when Modernism dimmed interest in the work of classical architects, Palladio's opus never ceased to attract attention. This book sets Pallado in his contemporary context, discusses the theory of the orders, proportions, space composition, facade design, and presents this material in a way accessible to practicing architects and students, so that the ideas can be applied in their.

The second of Andrea Palladio’s Four Books on Architecture contains an insufficiently explicit theory of architectural proportions, hidden somewhere in the authors illustrations and text.Incorporating many of his own designs to illustrate the principles of classical Roman architecture, Palladio strongly influenced 18th-century architecture in the British Isles, Italy and America.

While Palladio’s work was the most common architectural book owned by designers and builders, it was difficult to obtain in America. The Four Books of Architecture offers a compendium of Palladio's art and of the ancient Roman structures that inspired him.

The First Book is devoted to building materials and techniques and the five orders of architecture: Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite.5/5(2).