The Architecture Of Humanism: A Study In The History Of Taste (Classical America Series In Art And Architecture)

  • Publish Date: 1999-06-17
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Geoffrey Scott
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A classic text in architectural and art historical theory.

Reissued in trade format with a new introduction, The Architecture of Humanism offers a brilliant analysis of the theories and ideas behind much of nineteenth- and twentieth-century architecture. It discusses the classical tradition as reflected in the architecture of Renaissance and Baroque Italy and the role given the human body in that tradition. It is recommended reading for all architecture students, and essential for those interested in the revival of classical architecture.

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