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Portuguese plain architecture

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Portuguese plain architecture between spices and diamonds 1521-1706. The period studied here begins with a major change of Portuguese taste in the 1520's, resulting in the abandonment of Manueline decoration. It closes with the resumption of surcharge ornament in the decades around 1700.

George Kubler explores the most important examples of that plain architecture in Portugal which resist and escapes confinement in the usual categories of Mannerist and Baroque classification. Tardy Plateresque designs, like the churches by Julian Romero.

The corners of the book is slight worn, but the book is in very good condition. Included is illustrations of churches.

Item details

Author(s):
Kubler, George
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Copyright 1972
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0819540455
ISBN-13:
9780819540454
Number of pages:
315
Publisher:
Wesleyan University Press
Title:
Portuguese plain architecture

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Portuguese plain architecture between spices and diamonds 1521-1706. The period studied here begins with a major change of Portuguese taste in the 1520's, resulting in the abandonment of Manueline decoration. It closes with the resumption of surcharge ornament in the decades around 1700.

George Kubler explores the most important examples of that plain architecture in Portugal which resist and escapes confinement in the usual categories of Mannerist and Baroque classification. Tardy Plateresque designs, like the churches by Julian Romero.

The corners of the book is slight worn, but the book is in very good condition. Included is illustrations of churches.

Author(s):
Kubler, George
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Copyright 1972
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0819540455
ISBN-13:
9780819540454
Number of pages:
315
Publisher:
Wesleyan University Press
Title:
Portuguese plain architecture

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