TITLE

The Room of Maps at Caprarola, 1573-75

AUTHOR(S)
Partridge, Loren
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep95, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p413
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the artistic influences from the Late Renaissance period in the maps contained in the Room of Maps in Villa Farnese, Caprarola, Italy. Foundation of artistic styles adopted in creating the maps on the ideological affiliation by the villa's owner with the noble dynasties in Renaissance Italy; Concentration of studies of the maps; Facts documenting the circumstances for decorating the room.
ACCESSION #
9509231731

 

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