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The Rise of the Renaissance Architectural Treatise

Book - 1998
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A collection of essays examining early editions of Vitruvius' writings and all the major Renaissance architectural treatises by authors such as Alberti, Di Giorgio, Colonna, Serlio, and Palladio. The authors look at the significance of the treaty in the Renaissance, and trace its decline in the late 17th century.
Publisher: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, c1998
ISBN: 9780300075304
Characteristics: xii, 414 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Hicks, Peter 1964-
Hart, Vaughan 1960-


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