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Pietro da Cortona and Roman Baroque architecture / Jörg Martin Merz ; incorporating a draft by the late Anthony Blunt.

Author/Creator:
Merz, Jörg Martin.
Publication:
New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 362 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 29 cm.
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Subjects:
Pietro, da Cortona, 1596-1669 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Architecture, Baroque -- Italy -- Rome.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Italy -- Rome.
Contents:
Aerial view of Rome
Youth and early training
The Villa Sacchetti at Castelfusano
Palazzo Barberini
The Sanctuary of Fortune at Palestrina
S. Lorenzo in Damaso
SS. Luca e Martina
Tombs and altars
Florentine interlude
Three decorative cycles
The Pamphilj mausoleum at the Chiesa Nuova
The Villa del Pigneto Sacchetti
The artist's house
S. Maria della Pace
The design for a palace on Piazza Colonna
S. Maria in Via Lata
The design for the Louvre
Late ecclesiastical works
Architecture on paintings, drawings and engravings
Personality
Cortona, Bernini, Borromini and tradition
Influence
Later reputation.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-345) and index.
Contributor:
Pietro, da Cortona, 1596-1669.
ISBN:
0300111231 (cl : alk. paper)
9780300111231 (cl : alk. paper)
OCLC:
62134784