A classical stage for the old nobility: The Strada Nuova and sixteenth-century Genoa

Gorse, Geroge L.
June 1997
Art Bulletin;Jun97, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p301
Academic Journal
Discusses two Renaissance architecture themes reflected in the design of the Strada Nuova in 16th century Genoa. Legitimization and enhancement of the authority of ruling elite; Stagelike space for old nobility; Urban environment highlighting Genoa's international status.


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