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Filippo Brunelleschi The Cupola of Santa Maria Del Fiore (Studies in Architecture) by Howard Saalman

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Published by Rizzoli Intl Pubns .
Written in English


  • Architecture,
  • Individual artists,
  • Italy,
  • Brunelleschi, Filippo,
  • Renaissance Architecture

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages420
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10319746M
ISBN 10030202784X
ISBN 109780302027844

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Howard Saalman is Andrew Mellon Professor of Architecture at Carnegie Mellon University and author of several books, including Filippo Brunelleschi: The Cupola of Santa Maria del Fiore () and an annotated edition of The Life of Brunelleschi Cited by: 8. Waiting for Filippo: The Life of Renaissance Architect Filippo Brunelleschi- A Pop-Up Book. by Michael Bender | Sep 1, out of 5 stars 3. Hardcover $ $ Get it as soon as Wed, Oct FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. Only 1 left in stock - . Waiting for Filippo: The Life of Renaissance Architect Filippo Brunelleschi- A Pop-Up Book by Michael Bender and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at . If, as his admirers believe, Filippo Brunelleschi singlehandedly achieved the Renaissance in Tuscan architecture, the authors of this book inquire by what human powers and in what historic way he managed to accomplish this feat, and to what extent such attribution is valid. In tackling such a controversial figure, Prager and Scaglia try to determine on a comprehensive basis .

Brunelleschi book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.   His book was translated into Latin during the 14th century. Early in his architectural career (c. ), Brunelleschi "rediscovered" the principles of linear perspective.   Filippo Brunelleschi, architect and engineer who was one of the pioneers of early Renaissance architecture in Italy. His major work is the dome of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore (the Duomo) in Florence (). Learn more about Brunelleschi’s life, works, and significance in this article.   Filippo Brunelleschi by Filippo Brunelleschi 1 edition - first published in

Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. Denounced at first as a madman, Brunelleschi was celebrated at the end as a by: Filippo Brunelleschi's few but seminal buildings have stood as touchstones of a &"return to Antiquity&" in the Florentine era since his own day. Their quiet balance and perfection have fascinated and delighted generations of architecture students. Howard Saalman offers here a definitive modern study of Brunelleschi's buildings, based on detailed archaeological .   Filippo Brunelleschi Paperback – Aug by Eugenio Battisti (Editor) › Visit Amazon's Eugenio Battisti Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central 5/5(1). Few men have left a legacy as monumental as Filippo Brunelleschi. He was the first modern engineer and a problem-solver with unorthodox methods. He solved one of the greatest architectural puzzles.