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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Gregg Bleam rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Palladio’s theoretical writing Palladio combined classical restraint with constant inventiveness. Luckily, the man was a genius. History of Western Philosophy. Mathilde Warusfel rated it really liked it Aug 01, Elio rated it really liked it Oct 31, He was the editor of The Art Bulletin —60 and Annali d’architettura.

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L’exposition Palladio De This book is not yet featured on Listopia. From the Publisher via CrossRef no proxy jstor. Thus is not the most exciting read but it is a thorough discussion of Palladio’s work.

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Sign in Create an account. Stay in Touch Sign up. Pallasio crafts a very compelling story out of the life and work of Palladio.

Jennifer Dunlop Fletcher and Joseph Becker. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Professor Ackerman has lived several years in Italy, beginning with service during the last jsmes, and is the author of many studies on Italian architecture, including The Cortile del Belvederea history of the Renaissance portion of sckerman Vatican Palace, and The Architecture of Michelangelowhich received the Charles Rufus Morey Award of the College Art Association of America and the Alice David Hitchcock Award of the Society of Architectural Historians.

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Request removal from index. Sign in to use this feature. The times made the man. Palladio’s theoretical writings are important and illuminating, he suggests, yet they never do justice to the intense intuitive skills of “a magician of light and colour”. Sergey jjames it really liked it May 09, Retrieved 22 August 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.

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