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 . 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. Ackerman – – Download as PDF File .pdf) or read online.

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Tim McKeough and Daniel Acksrman. Civic and Domestic Architecture 4. If the quasi-country gentleman, Trissino, had not drawn him out of the stoneyard at the dawn of the agricultural revolution, he would not have been Palladio, much less an architect. Inspired by Your Browsing History. Jason Griffin rated it liked it Apr 10, Combines socio-economic history with architectural observation.


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Find it on Scholar. In particular the chapters on Palladio’s villas in the Veneto are fascinating.

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Breath of the Wild—Creating a Champion. In this study, Paloadio 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, churches and palaces in turn and tries to penetrate to the heart of the Palladian miracle.


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Refresh and try again. Luckily, the man was a genius. Ackerman is just as fresh and insightful as when I read it 30 years ago as a student – great architectural history: About as lively as Palladio’s corpse, but still more interesting than watching paint dry.

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