Palladio () combined classical restraint with constant inventiveness. In this study, Professor Ackerman sets Palladio in the context of his. Palladio has 59 ratings and 7 reviews. Helen said: Combines socio-economic history with architectural observation. Ackerman is just as fresh and insightf. James Sloss Ackerman (November 8, – December 31, ) was an American architectural historian, a major scholar of Michelangelo’s architecture, of Palladio and of Italian Renaissance architectural theory.
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Duncan Berry rated it really liked it Apr 28, I carried it in my backpack when I visited the region and toured some of the villas and cities like Vicenza where his work is concentrated and it greatly enhanced the experience. Ackerman is just as fresh and insightful as when I read it 30 years ago as a student – great architectural history: Now We See Now.
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Jun 29, Vanlilith added it Shelves: We are experiencing technical difficulties. Painting Dog Portraits in Acrylics. In this study, Professor Ackerman sets Palladio in the context of his age — the Humanist era of Michelangelo and Raphael, Titian and Veronese — and examines each of the villas, ackdrman and ackermzn in turn and tries to penetrate to the heart of the Palladian miracle.
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Palladio by James S. Ackerman
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