The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance by Peter Murray, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Architecture of the Italian Renaissance / Edition 1

Architecture of the Italian Renaissance / Edition 1

by Peter Murray
     
 

ISBN-10: 0805210822

ISBN-13: 2900805210827

Pub. Date: 05/28/1997

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

"Well-illustrated, undeniably useful, Murray's book is truly welcome."
—Architectural Design

"Informed in content and concise in style . . . a perfect introduction to the architecture of the Italian Renaissance."
—Richard Stapleford, Cooper Union School of Architecture

A classic guide to one of the most pivotal periods in art and

Overview

"Well-illustrated, undeniably useful, Murray's book is truly welcome."
—Architectural Design

"Informed in content and concise in style . . . a perfect introduction to the architecture of the Italian Renaissance."
—Richard Stapleford, Cooper Union School of Architecture

A classic guide to one of the most pivotal periods in art and architectural history, The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance remains the most lucid and comprehensive volume available. From Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo, Palladio, and Brunelleschi to St. Peter's in Rome, the palaces of Venice, and the Medici Chapel in Florence, Peter Murray's lavishly illustrated book tells readers everything they need to know about the architectural life of Italy from the thirteenth through the sixteenth centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900805210827
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/28/1997
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
256

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >