Canon of the Five Orders of Architecture (Dover Books on Architecture) (Paperback)

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By Giacomo Barozzio Vignola, John Leeke (Translator), David Watkin (Introduction by)
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Description


One of history's most published architectural treatises, this Renaissance volume identifies the five orders - Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite - and illustrates them in full-page elevational detail.

About the Author


Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola (1507-73) ranks among Italy's great architects in the 16th-century style known as Mannerism. Along with Palladio and Serlio, he was instrumental in spreading the Renaissance style throughout Europe.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780486472621
ISBN-10: 0486472620
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: February 16th, 2012
Pages: 44
Language: English
Series: Dover Books on Architecture