Item Number: 102878
Title: The Baroque Villa: Suburban and Country Residences, c.1600-1800
Author: Arciszewska, Barbara (ed)
Price: Not Available
Description: Wilanów: Wilanów Palace Museum, 2009. 31cm., hardcover, 273pp. illus., most in color. Text in English. Papers from a symposium held in 2007, including: C. van Eck "At the boundaries of classical architecture: the gate in XVIIth century architecture in Northern Europe," G. Sabatier "The Illusions of Marly," F. Schmidt "Dutch Arcadia: Amsterdam and Villa Culture," M. Köhler "Tsarskoe Selo: Villa Hadriana and its Legacy in the North," A. Campitelli "Villa Borghese in Rome: The Forgotten Coexistence of an Open Air Museum and Productive Farm Estate," K. Ottenheym "Seventeenth-Century Country Seats of the Orange Court and their Influence Abroad," R. Miklas Dobler "The Villa Pamphili as Instrument of Social Strategy," M. Frank "The 'Ordinary Magnificence' of Polish and Venetian Villas: The Case of Angelo Morosini," L. Hermans "Tunnel Views and Engaging Statues: The Manipulation of the Viewer's Gaze in Italian Villa Design," E. McKellar "The Suburban Villa Tradition in 17th and 18th Century London," J. Connors "The Baroque Villa: Concluding Remarks," etc.
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