Pienza : the creation of a Renaissance city / Charles R. Mack ; photographs by Mary S. Hammond ; with a section of texts translated from the Latin by Catherine Castner ; and an appendix of Papal documents.

Author
Mack, Charles R., 1940-2018 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1987.
Description
250 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm

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Subject(s)
Photographer
Translator
Notes
Includes index.
Bibliographic references
Bibliography: p. 227-242.
Contents
  • From Corsignano to Pienza: the project begins
  • The first phase: the monumental area
  • The second phase: other public and private buildings
  • Pienza as an urban statement
  • Appendixes: Fifteenth-Century descriptions of Pienza, with translations by Catherine Castner
  • Documentary evidence for the building of Pienza from Archivio di Stato, Rome.
ISBN
  • 080141699X ((alk. paper))
  • 9780801416996 ((alk. paper))
LCCN
86024269
OCLC
14411720
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