Structure/ornament and the Modern Figuration of Architecture

Sankovitch, Anne-Marie
December 1998
Art Bulletin;Dec98, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p687
Academic Journal
Analyzes what structure and ornament signify in the figuration of architecture. Assumptions and problematics that pervade and frame structure/ornament; Descriptive history of the church of St. Eustache in Paris, France; Critical history of architecture; Transitional architecture; Closer look on the use of structure/ornament as a narrative device.


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