Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture

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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 ...

Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture 2013, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781620401934

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Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture 2001, Penguin Books, New York, NY

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Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture 2000, Penguin Books, New York, NY

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