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Item Number: 144426
Title: Companions to the History of Architecture
Author: Mallgrave, Harry Francis
Price: $650.00
ISBN: 9781444338515
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Description: Malden: Wiley-Blackwell, 2017. 4 vols. 28cm., hardcover, 3912pp. illus.

Contents

VOLUME I - Introduction - Renaissance and Baroque Architecture, Alina Payne Part I the Building Blocks. 1. When did the Renaissance in Architecture Begin? - From Panofskian Mythography to Vasarian History, Marvin Trachtenberg. . Vitruvius and the Architectural Treatise in Early Modern Europe, Tod A. Marder. 3. Architecture and Antique Sculpture in Early Modern Rome, Kathleen Christian. 4. What Drawings did in Renaissance Italy, Cammy Brothers. 5. Materiality, Ornament, and Media Overlaps - Architecture Between Art and Building Science, Alina Payne. 6. Theater and Architecture - Toward a Material History of Renaissance Theater, Alice Jarrard. 7. Architecture and the Sciences, Pamela O. Long. 8. Vaults and Domes - Statics as an Art. Federico Bellini. City, War, and Religion. 9. The Birth of the Modern City, Claudia Conforti, 10. The City at War and the Semantic Armament of Renaissance Architecture, Marion Hilliges. 11. Taking Place - Architecture and Religious Devotion in Seventeenth-Century Italy, Helen Hills. 12. Jesuit Architecture Worldwide - A Culture of Corporate Invention, Evonne Levy. Part II Global Geographies and European Internationalism - France, the Low Countries, and Britain. 13. Medici Queens as Patrons in France, Sabine Frommel. 14. Classicism and Church Architecture in Early Seventeenth-Century France - Aspects and Debates, Erika Naginski. 15. Religious Architecture and the Image in the Southern Netherlands after the Beeldenstorm - Shrines for Miracle-Working Statues of the Virgin Mary, Maarten Delbeke. 16. British Classicism to 1700 and the Search for a National Architectural Style, Vaughan Hart. 17. Understanding Roman Architecture from a Distance - Sir Christopher Wren on the Temples of Peace and of Mars the Avenger. Caroline van Eck Iberia, Spanish Italy, the Ottomans, and Latin America. 18. Al-Andalus and Castile - Art and Identity in the Iberian Peninsula. Maria Feliciano and Juan Carlos Ruiz Souza. 19. The Spanish Kingdom of Southern Italy - Architecture in Naples, Lecce, L'Aquila, Daniela del Pesco. 20. Architectural Dialogues across the Eastern Mediterranean - Monumental Domed Sanctuaries in the Ottoman Empire and Renaissance Italy, Gülru Necipo?lu. 21. The Classical Ideal in Portugal and the Portuguese World - From Lisbon to China, Nuno Senos. 22. Baroque Spain - Architecture and Urbanism for a Universal Monarchy, Jesús Escobar. 23. The Architecture of the Early Modern Period "Because Vitruvius did not Recommend Square Columns" - Europe, Latin America, and the Globalization of the Renaissance, Tom Cummins The German Lands and Bohemia. 24. Northern Imaginative Antiquarianism - The Dismembered Column as Relic and Tool, Christopher P. Heuer. 25. The Reception and Flowering of Classicism in the German Lands, Harry Francis Mallgrave. 6. Crossbreeding Cultures - Italian and Local, Elite and Popular - Building in Bohemia, 1490-1720, Dirk De Meyer

VOLUME II - Introduction - Eighteenth-Century Architecture, Caroline van Eck and Sigrid de Jong. Part I - The Main Actors - The Architect. 1 Open to all - Architectural education in the eighteenth century, Freek Schmidt. 2 Architects' Libraries, Robin L. Thomas. 3 Laugier's Prototypal Hut, Soufflot's Sainte-Geneviève, and the Enlightenment Theory of Representation, Neil Levine. 4 Ornament in Eighteenth-Century Architecture, Jean-François Bédard The Public - 5 Architecture and the Spectator, Caroline Van Eck. 6 To Move and to be Moved - Experiencing Architectural Space, Sigrid de Jong. 7 Public Debate on Architecture in Eighteenth-Century France, Richard Wittman. 8 Between the Stage and the Public Space - Refiguring Spectatorship in French Theatre Architecture, Bram van Oostveldt. 9 Festival architecture as well-ordered entertainment, Eric Monin The Patron. 10 The Office of the King's Works and the Modernization of Architectural Patronage in England, Barbara Arciszewska. 11 'The Body Natural as well as the Body Politic stands indebted' - the hospital - foundation, funding and form. Ann-Marie Akehurst. 12 Denmark, Norway and Sweden - the flirt with the French and its long-term effects, Juliette Roding. 13 Interiors and Patronage, Meredith Martin. 14 Female Architectural Patronage in 18th-Century France, Claire Ollagnier. Part II - The Architectural Discourse - The Schools and the Academies 15 The Académie Royale d'Architecture 1671-1793, Christopher Drew Armstrong. 16 London, Parma, Dresden. Exposition, Competition, Exhibition, Pierre de la Ruffinière du Prey, 17 Architectural Discourse in Rome - Academies, Ruins and Books, Heather Hyde Minor. 18 Architectural Debate in Venice, Lola Kantor-Kazovsky. Architecture and the Sciences 19 'An exact and irreprochable Piece of Architecture should be the Flower and Crown as it were of all the Sciences Mathematical', Matthew Walker. 20 Measuring Classical Architecture, Amalia Papaioannou. History and Historiography. 21 Zeitgeist, Style, and Stimmung - notes on the historiography of architecture in the late eighteenth century. Mari Hvattum, 22 The Historical Experience of How it All Began - the quest for the origins of architecture, Sigrid de Jong. 23 Monuments, Maarten Delbeke

VOLUME III - Introduction - Nineteenth-Century Architecture, Martin Bressani and Christina Contandriopoulos. Part I Historicism, the Beaux-Arts, and the Gothic. 1. Revivalism, Martin Bressani. 2. Antiquity Reborn - Quatremère de Quincy's Argument for Polychromy in Le Jupiter Olympien, Nicholas Roquet. 3. The French Beaux-Arts, Jean-Philippe Garric. 4. Outward Forms and Inward Spirit - The Recovery of Historical Church Architecture in the Nineteenth Century, Stephen Bann. 5. Romantic Historiography and the Paradoxes of Historicist Architecture, Barry Bergdoll. 6. Ruskin and Victorian Gothic, Stephen Kite. 7. The Search for a National Style, Ákos Moravánszky. 8. Gothic Historiography - An Interdisciplinary Speculation, Cameron A. Macdonell Part II Debates on Structure, Materials, and Tectonic Expression. 9. The New Material-Based Realism of Nineteenth-Century Theory and Practice, Neil Levine. 10. Realism in Nineteenth-Century British Architecture, Timothy Brittain-Catlin. 11. German Tectonics, Mitchell Schwartzer. 12. Gottfried Semper and Modern German Theory, Harry Francis Mallgrave. 13. Viollet-le-Duc's Rationalism, Martin Bressani. 14. Between the Visible and the Legible - Iron and Reinforced Concrete in Fin-de-Siècle France, Réjean Legault Part III The Question of the House, Social Utopias, Science, and New Technological Infrastructures. 15. Domestic Architecture as a Mode of Separation, Annmarie Adam. 16. "The Science of the Plan." House-Building and the Like, 1860-1930, Laurent Stalder. 17. Comfort - Architecture's Technological Dream, Georges Teyssot. 18. Universal Expositions, Utopia, and Architecture, Antoine Picon. 19. The Fourierist Phalanstère - Building a New Society through Architecture?, Laurent Baridon. 20. From Object to Field - The Uses of Photography by Nineteenth-Century Architects, Peter Sealy. Part IV Psychology, Aesthetic, and Ornament. 21. Decoration as Discourse in Nineteenth-Century Britain, David Brett. 22. Ornament and Expressive Lines - Nature and Symbol in Victor Ruprich-Robert's Flore ornementale, Ralph Ghoche. 23. Constructing Emotions. The Scientific Aesthetics of Architecture in France 1860-1900, Estelle Thibault. 24. The Tectonics of the Soul - Animist Survivals in Nineteenth-Century Architecture and Ornamentation, Spyros Papapetros Part V America. 25. Furness, Richardson, and Sullivan, and the Anglo-French Synthesis, Michael J. Lewis. 26. What American Architects Learned in Paris, 1845-1914, David Van Zanten. 27. Structural Expression and Functional Representation in American Architecture 1850-1910, Joseph M. Siry. 28. Canadian Architecture in the Nineteenth Century - Identities in Tension, Marc Grignon and Christopher Thomas. Part VI Colonialism and Cross-Perspectives - Japan, China, Russia, India, etc. . 29. Russian Architecture of the Nineteenth Century, Dmitry Shvidkovsky. 30. Multiple Modernisms in Khedivial Egypt, Mercedes Volait. 31. Dismembering and Remembering the Mughal Virtuous City in Nineteenth-Century British India, Santhi Kavuri-Bauer. 32. Of Emperor and Empire - Architectural Constructions of Imperial Japan, Alice Y. Tseng

VOLUME IV - Introduction - The Project and Projects of Modern Architecture, David Leatherbarrow. Part I The Early Twentieth Century - Anticipating Modern Worlds. Introduction, Alexander Eisenschmidt. 1. Schlesinger and Mayer Department Store/Carson Pirie Scott, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury. 2. House for an Art Lover - Reverberating Echoes, Amy Kulper. 3. Postal Savings Bank - Timeless Modernity, Béla Kerékgyártó. 4. AEG Turbine Factory, Gabriele H. Bryant. 5. Glass House at Cologne, Markus Breitschmid. 6. Città Nuova - Fast and Slow Futurism, Michelangelo Sabatino Part II The Modern Project - Imagining New Worlds. 7. Monument to the Third International, Richard Anderson. 8. Friedrichstrasse Skyscraper - Transfiguration through Glass, or Vertical and Horizontal Transparencies, Ufuk Ersoy. 9. Brick Country House Project, George Dodds. 10. Stockholm Public Library, Michael Asgaard Andersen. 11. Contra-Construction - Theo Van Doesburg's Oblique View of Modern Architecture, Hilary Bryon. 12. Plan Voisin and the Functional City, Flora Samuel. Part III Revisiting the Modern Project - Constructing New Worlds. 13. The Goetheanum, Randall Ott. 14. Dymaxion House - Ship Shape, AnnMarie Brennan. 15. Schocken Department Store - "The Art of a Master", Kathleen James-Chakraborty. 16. E.1027 - The Art of Dialogue, Caroline Constant. 17. Villa Savoye - Building on a Clear Horizon, Richard Wesley. 18. Villa Müller - Building Philosophy, Christopher Long. 19. The VDL Research House, Edward R. Ford. 20. The PSFS Building - Modern Architecture for the Corporate Client, Grace Ong Yan. 21. Fallingwater, Neil Levine. 22. Danteum, Jonathan Mekinda. 23. Maison du Peuple - The Craft of Industrialized Construction, Anne Beim. 24. The Villa Mairea, Scott Poole Part IV Postwar Trends - Beginning Again, But Not at the Beginning. 25. Endless House, William W. Braham. 26. Golden Lane - The Design and Urbanism of Megastructures, Eric Mumford. 27. Pajaritos Chapel, Maipu, Chile, Rodrigo Perez. de Arce. 28. The Naked City - Why Put a Collage in a Book on Modern Architecture?, Simon Sadler. 29. Brasilia - The Pilot Plan and its Monuments, Carlos Eduardo Comas. 30. Church of Christ the Worker, Stanford Anderson. 31. Burgerweeshuis Orphanage - A CIty-like House, Nathaniel Coleman. 32. Plan for Tokyo, Zhongjie Lin Part V The 1960s and 1970s - Questioning Modern Worlds. 33. Mother's House, Martino Stierli. 34. Salk Institute - Hard-won Calm, Daniel S. Friedman. 35. Brion Cemetery - Between Worlds, Michael Cadwell. 36. Swimming Pool on the Beach at Leça de Palmeira - The Presence of the Atlantic Ocean, Christian Gänshirt. 37. Walking City - Archigram and the Pursuit of Style, Sarah Deyong. 38. Kharga Market - From Vernacularism to Regionalism, Hassan Radoine. 39. Marie Short House, Maryam Gusheh and Catherine Lassen. 40. Centre Pompidou, Hadas A. Steiner. 41. Teatro del Mondo, Mary Lou Lobsinger. 42. Sangath, Kazi Khaleed Ashraf Part VI The Present Generation - Engaging the Contemporary World. 43. Parc de la Villette and its Afterlife, Julia Czerniak. 44. Stone House - Between the Human and the Non-human, Philip Ursprung. 45. The Church of the Light, Jin Baek. 46. Kunsthal - The Pliable Surface, Roberto Gargiani. 47. Bilbao Guggenheim - A Secular Cathedral of Art, Richard M. Sommer. 48. Yokohama - International Passenger Terminal, Helene Furján. 49. Sendai Mediatheque - The Fifth Plan, Ron Witte. 50. 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Xavier Costa.

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