From Mannerism to Baroque in the Age of European Absolutism and the Church Triumphant
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $125.00|
| Book Description: |
Unprecedented in scope like its companion volume on the High Renaissance, Transformations, this sixth volume in the Architecture in Context series traces the development of architecture and decoration in thenbsp;seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries - particularly the transformation of rationalist Classical ideals into the emotive, highly theatrical style known as Baroque and the further development away from architectonic principles to the free-ranging decorative style...