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9 edition of Frescoes from Venetian villas. found in the catalog.

Frescoes from Venetian villas.

by Mercedes Garberi

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Published by Phaidon in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Veneto.
    • Subjects:
    • Mural painting and decoration, Baroque -- Italy -- Veneto,
    • Mural painting and decoration -- Italy -- Veneto

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith a pref. by Antonio Morassi. Translated from the Italian by Patricia Larmar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND2757.V4 P713
      The Physical Object
      Pagination509 p.
      Number of Pages509
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4765099M
      ISBN 100714814423
      LC Control Number78112413

        According to his year-old nephew Pliny the Younger’s heart-stopping firsthand account, written to the historian Tacitus, the sky turned black as Mount Vesuvius erupted, spewing fire and ash over Pompeii and its neighboring a matter of days, almost the entire Bay of Naples, as well as thousands of its inhabitants—including the eminently quotable Elder statesman—were buried. Essay. The villa holds a central place in the history of Western architecture. On the Italian peninsula in antiquity, and again during the Renaissance, the idea of a house built away from the city in a natural setting captured the imagination of wealthy patrons and the form of these structures changed over time, and their location moved to suburban or even urban houses in.

        The Venetian villas, of which thousands were built over the centuries, have a special place among Italy’s rich cultural and architectural boom began at the end of the 14 th century when the Republic of Venice allowed its population to own property on the mainland. Rich families from the lagoon started to buy land on which the exclusive villas were constructed as the . Introduction / James S. Ackerman --The Venetia of the villas / Michelangelo Muraro --The photographs / Paolo Marton --The history --The villas. From Petrarch to Cornaro -- From Sansovino to Palladio -- Scamozzi's villas and other sixteenth-century villas -- Eighteenth-century villas -- Eighteenth-century villas with gardens and frescoes -- From.

        Several branches of this noble family commissioned the father and son to paint several frescoes to decorate the villas on the mainland and the palaces in the city. Now, thanks to the descendants of the branch of the Valmarana Franco family, it will be possible to admire in Vicenza seven frescoes detached from the family palace during the Second. A series of extraordinary fresco cycles recalls this golden age – including in Giotto’s blockbuster Cappella degli Scrovegni, Menabuoi’s heavenly gathering in the baptistry and Titian’s St Anthony in the Scoletta del Santo. For centuries, Padua and Verona fought for dominance over the Veneto plains.


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Frescoes of the Veneto explores the changing nature of the tradition over the course of three centuries and features work by major artists such as Andrea Urbani and Giambattista Tiepolo,and lesser-known painters such as Giovanni Antonio Fasolo, Luca Ferrari da Reggio, and Jacopo by: 1. Frescoes from Venetian villas by Garberi, Mercedes.

Phaidon, Hardcover. VeryGood. inches inches. Summary: "In the early sixteenth century Giorgione introduced the art of fresco to Venice and soon the Venetian noble families began to commission the greatest masters of European painting to create grand fresco cycles for the interiors of their city palaces and their splendid villas on the mainland.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Garberi, Mercedes. Frescoes from Venetian villas. [London] Phaidon [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Details about Frescoes of the Veneto: Venetian Palaces and Villas by Filippo Pedrocco: Used.

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Frescoes of the Veneto explores the changing nature of the tradition over the course of three centuries and features work by major artists such as Andrea Urbani and Giambattista Tiepolo,and lesser-known painters such as Giovanni Antonio Fasolo, Luca Ferrari da Reggio, and Jacopo Guarana.

These Villas were built by wealthy Venetian merchants about years ago for the time when the summer heat in Venice made Italian merchants and gentlemen long for the fresh air of the country.

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