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Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture

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  • Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture (Penguin Books) – Hardcover (2000)
    by Ross King

    Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture

    Hardcover, Penguin Books
    2000
    English
    194 pages

    ISBN: 0802713661
    ISBN-13: 9780802713667

    Anyone alive in Florence on August 19, 1418, would have understood the significance of the competition announced that day concerning the city's magnificent new cathedral, Santa Maria del Fiore, already under construction for more than a century. "Whoever desires to make any model or design for the vaulting of the main Dome...shall do so before the end of the month of September." The proposed dome was regarded far and wide as all but impossible to build: not only would it be enormous, but its original and sacrosanct design ... Show more

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