The Resource A history of architectural theory : from Vitruvius to the present, Hanno-Walter Kruft ; translated by Ronald Taylor, Elsie Callander, and Antony Wood

A history of architectural theory : from Vitruvius to the present, Hanno-Walter Kruft ; translated by Ronald Taylor, Elsie Callander, and Antony Wood

Label
A history of architectural theory : from Vitruvius to the present
Title
A history of architectural theory
Title remainder
from Vitruvius to the present
Statement of responsibility
Hanno-Walter Kruft ; translated by Ronald Taylor, Elsie Callander, and Antony Wood
Title variation
Architectural theory
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kruft, Hanno-Walter
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translation of: Geschichte der Architekturtheorie : von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. München : Beck, 1985
LC call number
NA2500
LC item number
.K7513 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture et philosophie
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architectuurtheorieën
Label
A history of architectural theory : from Vitruvius to the present, Hanno-Walter Kruft ; translated by Ronald Taylor, Elsie Callander, and Antony Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [613]-684) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: what is architectural theory? -- Vitruvius and architectural theory in antiquity -- The Vitruvian tradition and architectural theory in the Middle Ages -- Leone Battista Alberti -- Quattrocento theory after Alberti -- Vitruvian tradition in the Renaissance -- Sixteenth-century codification -- Palladio and the North Italian Humanists -- The Counter-Reformation, Baroque & Neo-classicism -- The theory of fortification -- France in the sixteenth century -- The classical synthesis in seventeenth-century France -- The foundation of the French academy of architecture and the subsequent challenge to it -- Relativist architectural aesthetics, the Enlightenment and Revolutionary architecture -- Germany and the Netherlands in the sixteenth century -- The German-speaking regions in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- The Italian contribution in the eighteenth century -- Eighteenth-century views of antiquity -- The role of Spain from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century -- Developments in England from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century -- Concepts of the garden -- Nineteenth-century France and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts -- Germany in the nineteenth century -- England in the nineteenth century -- The United States: from Thomas Jefferson to the Chicago School -- Germany and its neighbours: 1890s-1945 -- France: 1900-1945 -- Italy: Futurism and Rationalism -- The Soviet Union -- The United States in the first half of the twentieth century -- Since 1945
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
706 pages, [95] pages of plates
Isbn
9780302006221
Isbn Type
(Zwemmer : pbk.)
Lccn
93050746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29668231
  • (OCoLC)ocm29668231
Label
A history of architectural theory : from Vitruvius to the present, Hanno-Walter Kruft ; translated by Ronald Taylor, Elsie Callander, and Antony Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [613]-684) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: what is architectural theory? -- Vitruvius and architectural theory in antiquity -- The Vitruvian tradition and architectural theory in the Middle Ages -- Leone Battista Alberti -- Quattrocento theory after Alberti -- Vitruvian tradition in the Renaissance -- Sixteenth-century codification -- Palladio and the North Italian Humanists -- The Counter-Reformation, Baroque & Neo-classicism -- The theory of fortification -- France in the sixteenth century -- The classical synthesis in seventeenth-century France -- The foundation of the French academy of architecture and the subsequent challenge to it -- Relativist architectural aesthetics, the Enlightenment and Revolutionary architecture -- Germany and the Netherlands in the sixteenth century -- The German-speaking regions in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- The Italian contribution in the eighteenth century -- Eighteenth-century views of antiquity -- The role of Spain from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century -- Developments in England from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century -- Concepts of the garden -- Nineteenth-century France and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts -- Germany in the nineteenth century -- England in the nineteenth century -- The United States: from Thomas Jefferson to the Chicago School -- Germany and its neighbours: 1890s-1945 -- France: 1900-1945 -- Italy: Futurism and Rationalism -- The Soviet Union -- The United States in the first half of the twentieth century -- Since 1945
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
706 pages, [95] pages of plates
Isbn
9780302006221
Isbn Type
(Zwemmer : pbk.)
Lccn
93050746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29668231
  • (OCoLC)ocm29668231

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