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Vitruvianism : Origins and Transformations (Hardcover)

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Vitruvius' De architectura, the only extant work from Antiquity dedicated to Architecture, has had a rich and diverse reception history. The present volume aims to highlight the different aspects of this history, showing how Vitruvius' work was systematically and continuously misunderstood to justify innovation. Its comprehensive and in-depth analyses make this book a reference work in the field of Vitruvian scholarship.

Number of Pages: 212
Genre: Architecture
Sub-Genre: History / Ancient + Classical
Series Title: Transformationen Der Antike
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: De Gruyter
Language: English
Street Date: December 14, 2015
TCIN: 50275671
UPC: 9783110377583
Item Number (DPCI): 248-05-2195

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