Bibliography: Italy

Architectural Books

Alberti, Leon Battista.  On the Art of Building in Ten Books.  Trans. Joseph Rykwert, Neil Leach, Robert Tavernor. Cambridge, MA:  The MIT Press, 1997.

Cataneo, Pietro.  Trattati:  Pietro Cataneo, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola.  Eds. Elena Bassi, et al.  Milan:  Edizioni il Polifilo, 1985.

Cesariano, Cesare.  De architectura libri dece traducti de latino in vulgare.  Como:  Gotardus de Ponte, 1521.

Colonna, Francesco.  Hypnerotomachia Poliphili:  The Strife of Love in a Dream.  Trans. Joscelyn Godwin.  London:  Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1999.

Filarete.  Treatise on Architecture.  Trans. and ed. John R. Spencer.  2 vols.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1965.

Labacco, Antonio.  Il libro . . . appartenente a l’architettura nel qual si figurano alcunenotabili antiquità di Roma.  Rome, 1557.

Martini, Francesco di Giorgio.  Trattati.  2 vols.  Eds. Corrado Maltese and Livia Maltese Degrassi.  Milan:  Edizioni il Polifilo, 1967.

Palladio, Andrea.  The Four Books on Architecture.  Trans. Robert Tavernor and Richard Schofield.  Cambridge:  The MIT Press, 1998.

Piranesi, Giovanni Battista.  Observations on the Letter of Monsieur Mariette.  Trans. Caroline Beamish and David Britt.  Los Angeles:  Getty Publications, 2002.

Scamozzi, Vincenzo. L’Idea dell’Architettura Universale di Vincenzo Scamozzi architetto veneto.  1615.  Reprint, Vicenza:  Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura Andrea Palladio, 1997.

 

Serlio, Sebastiano.  Extraordinario libro di architettura di Sebastiano Serlio, architetto del re Christianissimo.  nel quale si dimostrano trente porte di opera rustica mista con diversi ordini:  et venti di opera dilicata di diverse specie con la scrittura davanti, che narra il tutto.  Venice:  Giovambattista and Marchio Sessa, 1557.

Serlio, Sebastiano.  Sebastiano Serlio on Architecture.  2 vols.  Trans. Vaughan Hart and Peter Hicks.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996, 2001.

Serlio, Sebastiano.  Serlio on Domestic Architecture.  Ed. Myra Nan Rosenfeld.  Mineola:  Dover Publications, Inc., 1996.

Vasari, Giorgio.  Vasari on Technique.  Trans. Louisa S. Maclehose.  Ed. G. Baldwin Brown.  New York:  Dover Publications, Inc., 1960.

Vignola, Giacomo Barozzi da.  Regola delli cinque ordini d’architettura.  In Trattati:  Pietro Cataneo, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola.  Eds. Elena Bassi, et al.  Milan:  Edizioni il Polifilo, 1985.

Viola Zanini, Gioseffe.  Della Architettura.  1629.  Reprint, Vicenza:  Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura Andrea Palladio, 2001.

Other Primary Sources

Borsi, Stefano. Giuliano da Sangallo:  i disegni di architettura e dell’Antico.  Rome:  Officina, 1985.

Hülsen, Christian.  La Roma antica di Ciriaco d’Ancona:  Disegni inediti del secolo XV.  Rome:  E. Loescher (W. Regenberg), 1907.

Raphael.  “Letter to Leo X.”  In A Chronology of Leonardo da Vinci’s Architectural Studies After 1500.  Geneva:  E. Droz, 1962.  162-170.

Sforza, Galeazzo Maria.  “The Delights of the Medici Villa in Careggi.”  In Images of Quattrocento Florence:  Selected Writings in Literature, History, and Art.  Ed. Stefano Ugo Baldassari and Arielle Saiber.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 2000.  322-324.

Wurm, H., Baldassare Peruzzi Architekturzeichnungen. Tafelband.Tübingen, 1984.

Zorzi, Giangiorgio.  I disegni delle antichità di Andrea Palladio.  Venice, 1959.

Surveys

Heydenreich, Ludwig.  Architecture in Italy 1400-1500.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1996.

Howard, Deborah.  The Architectural History of Venice.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 2002.

Lotz, Wolfgang.  Architecture in Italy 1500-1600.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1995.

Tafuri, Manfredo.  Venice and the Renaissance.  Trans. Jessica Levine.  Cambridge:  The MIT Press, 1989.

Wittkower Rudolf.  Art and Architecture in Italy, 1600-1750.  3 vols.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1995.

Monographs and Thematic Studies

Ackerman, James S.  The Architecture of Michelangelo.  Chicago:  The University of Chicago Press, 1986.

Ackerman, James S.  Palladio.  New York:  Penguin Putnam Inc., 1991.

Bruschi, Arnaldo.  Bramante.  London:  Thames and Hudson, Ltd., 1977.

Burns, Howard, Lynda Fairbairn, and Bruce Boucher.  Andrea Palladio, 1508-1580:  The Portico and the Farmyard.  London:  The Graphis Press, 1975.

Burns, Howard.  “The Lion’s Claw:  Palladio’s Initial Project Sketches.”  Daidalos 5 (1982):  73-80.

 

Burroughs, Charles.  The Italian Renaissance Palace Façade:  Structures of Authority, Surfaces of Sense.  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Choay, Françoise.  “Alberti:  The Invention of Monumentality and Memory.”  Harvard Architecture Review 4 (1984):  99-105.

Coffin, David.  The Villa in the Life of Renaissance Rome.  Princeton:  Princeton University Press, 1979.

Connors, Joseph.  Borromini and the Roman Oratory:  Style and Society.  New York and Cambridge:  The Architectural History Foundation and The MIT Press, 1980.

Connors, Joseph.  “Ars Tornandi:  Baroque Architecture and the Lathe.”  Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 53 (1990):  217-236.

Dardanello, Giuseppe, Susan Klaiber and Henry A. Millon, eds.  Guarino Guarini.  Turin and Vicenza: Umberto Allemandi and Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura Andrea Palladio, 2006.

Delbeke, Maarten.  La fenice degl’ingegni:  Een alternatief perspectief op Gianlorenzo Bernini en zijn werk in de geschriften van Sforza pallavicino.  Ghent:  Ghent University Architectural and Engineering Press, 2002.

Fagiolo, Marcello and Maria Luisa Madonna, eds.  Baldassare Peruzzi:  pittura, scena, e architettura nel Cinquecento.  Rome, 1987.

 

Fiore, Francesco Paolo and Manfredo Tafuri, eds.  Francesco di Giorgio architetto.  Milan: Electa, 1993.

Frommel, Christoph L., S. Ray, and Manfredo Tafuri, eds.  Raffaello architetto.  Milan, 1984.

Frommel, Christoph L. and M. Winner.  Raffaello a Roma.  Il Convegno di 1983.  Rome:  Edizioni del”Elefante, 1986.

Goldthwaite, Richard A.  The Buildings of Renaissance Florence:  An Economic and Social History.  Baltimore:  The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982.

Harris, Dianne.  The Nature of Authority:  Villa Culture, Landscape, & Representation in Eighteenth-Century Lombardy.  University Park:  The Pennsylvania State University Press, 2003.

Hibbard, Howard.  Bernini.  New York:  Penguin Books USA Inc., 1990.

Hibbard, Howard.  Carlo Maderno and Roman Architecture 1580-1630.  London:  A. Zwemmer Ltd., 1971.

Hirst, Michael.  Michelangelo and his Drawings.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1988.

Hollingsworth, Mary.  Patronage in Renaissance Italy:  From 1400 to the Early Sixteenth Century.  Baltimore:  The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994.

Howard, Deborah.  Venice & the East:  The Impact of the Islamic World on Venetian Architecture 1100-1500.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 2000.

Kitao, Timothy Kaori.  “Bernini’s Church Façades:  Methods of Design and the Contrapposti.”  Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 24, no. 4 (December 1965):  263-284.

 

Lavin, Irving.  Bernini and the Crossing of St. Peter’s.  New York:  New York University Press, 1968.

Lillie, Amanda.  Florentine Villas in the Fifteenth Century:  An Architectural and Social History.  New York:  Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Marder, Tod A.  Bernini’s Scala Regia at the Vatican Palace.  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 1997.

Meek, H. A.  Guarino Guarini.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1989.

Metzger Habel, Dorothy.  The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII. Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Muir, Edward and Ronald F.E. Weissman.  “Social and Symbolic Places in Renaissance Venice and Florence.”  In The Power of Place:  Bringing Together Geographical and Sociological Imaginations.  Ed. John A. Agnew and James S. Duncan.  Boston:  Unwin Hyman, 1989.

Oechslin, Werner.  Bildungsgut und Antikenrezeption des frühen Settecento in Rom:  Studien zum Römischen Aufenthalt Bernardo Antonio Vittones.  Zurich:  Atlantis, 1972.

Onians, John.  Bearers of Meaning:  The Classical Orders in Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance.  Princeton:  Princeton University Press, 1988.

Onians, John B.  “Filarete and the ‘qualità’:  architectural and social,” Arte Lombarda 18, no. 38/39 (1973):  116-128.

Payne, Alina A. The Architectural Treatise in the Italian Renaissance.  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Rowland, Ingrid D.  “Raphael, Angelo Colocci, and the Genesis of the Architectural Orders.”  Art Bulletin 76 (1994):  81-104.

Rykwert Joseph and Anne Engel, eds. Leon Battista Alberti.  Milan:  Electa, 1994.

San Juan, Rose Marie.  Rome:  A City Out of Print.  Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2001.

Scott, John Beldon.  Images of Nepotism:  The Painted Ceilings of Palazzo Barberini.  Princeton:  Princeton University Press, 1991.

Scott, John Beldon. Architecture for the Shroud:  Relic and Ritual in Turin.  Chicago:  Chicago University Press, 2003.

Shearman, John.  “A Functional Interpretation of Villa Madama.”  Römisches Jahrbuch für Kunstgeschichte 20 (1983):  313-327.

Tafuri, Manfredo.  Venice and the Renaissance.  Cambridge:  The MIT Press, 1995.

Tavernor, Robert.  On Alberti and the Art of Building.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1998.

Thoenes, Christof and Hubertus Günther.  “Gli ordini architettonici:  rinascita o invenzione?”.  In Roma e l’antico nell’arte e nella cultura del Cinquecento.  Ed. Marcello Fagiolo.  Rome:  Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana, 1985.

Thoenes, Christof, ed.  Sebastiano Serlio (Sesto seminario internazionale di storia dell’architettura).  Milan, 1989.

Trachtenberg, Marvin.  Dominion of the Eye.  New York:  Cambridge University Press, 1997.

Waddy, Patricia.  Seventeenth-Century Roman Palaces:  Use and Art of the Plan.  Cambridge:  The MIT Press, 1990.

Welch, Evelyn S.  Art and Authority in Renaissance Milan.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1995.

Wittkower, Rudolf.  Architectural Principles in the Age of Humanism.  New York:  W.W. Norton and Company, 1971.

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