TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Gorse, Geroge L.
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun97, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p301
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9707250669

 

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