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Italian Gardens of the Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: J. C. Shepherd, John C. Shepherd, G. A. Jellicoe
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

Princeton Architectural Press's Reprint Series was established in 1981 to make rare volumes on architecture available to a wider audience. The books' beautiful reproductions and finest quality printing and binding match those of the originals, while their 9-by-12-inch format makes them accessible and affordable. New introductions bring a modern voice
Italian Gardens of the Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: John C. Shepherd, Geoffrey Alan Jellicoe
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Academy Editions Limited

Originally written in 1925, this work is now published in a special edition intended to reach students and the wider market. It is illustrated with 26 surveys of key Renaissance gardens by such famous architects as Michelozzi, Bramante, Vignola and Scamozzi, and Palladio. The text includes a preliminary section on
Gardens of the Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 77
Authors: Bryan C. Keene, J. Paul Getty Museum
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Getty Publications

Whether part of a grand villa or an extension of a common kitchen, gardens in the Renaissance were planted and treasured in all reaches of society. Illuminated manuscripts of the period offer a glimpse into how people at the time pictured, used, and enjoyed these idyllic green spaces. Drawn from
Villas and Gardens of the Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Bryan C. Keene, J. Paul Getty Museum
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-30 - Publisher: Rizzoli Publications

A stunning collection of photographs celebrating the excellence of the Italian Renaissance period through palaces and gardens built between the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. The book illustrates nine locations of extraordinary artistic and architectural interest, conceived by prominent Italian families and dynasties as urban villas or country houses centered around
The Renaissance of Italian Gardens
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Lorenza De' Medici Stucchi
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Fawcett Books

Shows and describes thirty modern Italian gardens in Genoa, Tuscany, Lombardy, and other regions of the country