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Italian Villas and Palaces

Ggorgina Masson

Italian Villas and Palaces

by Ggorgina Masson

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Published by Transatlantic Arts .
Written in English


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World of Art

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7653472M
ISBN 100500200459
ISBN 109780500200452

Andrea Palladio (/pəˈlɑːdioʊ/ pə-LAH-dee-oh, Italian: [anˈdrɛːa palˈlaːdjo]; 30 November – 19 August ) was an Italian Renaissance architect active in the Venetian : 30 November , Padua, Republic of Venice. Andrea Palladio, Italian architect, regarded as the greatest architect of 16th-century northern Italy. His designs for palaces (palazzi) and villas, notably the Villa Rotonda (–51) near Vicenza, and the treatise The Four Books of Architecture made him one of the most influential figures in Western architecture.

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