Paper Palaces: The Rise of the Renaissance Architectural Treatise - Hart, Vaughan, Mr. (Editor), and Hicks, Peter (Editor)

De Architectura, the ten books by the Roman architect Vitruvius, survives as the only complete architectural treatise from antiquity. Its influence from the early Renaissance on was enormous, and many architects and theorists in Renaissance Italy, following Vitruvius's example, attempted to codify architectural practice and theory by writing their ...

Paper Palaces: The Rise of the Renaissance Architectural Treatise 1998, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300075304

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