Between Science and Drawings: Renaissance Architects on Vitruvius’s Educational Ideas

By: Liisa Kanerva

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The present book continues the theme of the iDefining the Architects in Fifteenth-Century Italy/i by Liisa Kanerva. This time the author has widened the scope to include all the most important texts written by the architect writers of the Italian Renaissance. The study is focused on the tension and interplay between the two cultures surrounding the Renaissance architects: the upper-class culture of the courts and the workshop culture of the painters and sculptors. In the Renaissance texts the reality is reflected by the changing concepts of iscientia/i and idisegno/i. Printed Pages: 203.

Title: Between Science and Drawings: Renaissance Architects on Vitruvius’s Educational Ideas

Author Name: Liisa Kanerva

Categories: India, General,

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2006

ISBN: 9514109848

ISBN 13: 9789514109843

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 114220

Keywords: Between Science and Drawings: Renaissance Architects on Vitruvius’s Educational Ideas Liisa Kanerva