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Living architecture: Romanesque.

Raymond Oursel

Living architecture: Romanesque.

by Raymond Oursel

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Romanesque

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 189-190.

    StatementPhotos. by Jacques Rouiller. Pref. by Herman Baur.
    SeriesLiving architecture
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA390 .O8 1967b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5542491M
    LC Control Number67020410

    Gothic Architecture By the beginning of the 12th century, the Romanesque form was gradually giving way to the Gothic style. The word “Gothic” was first used in the Italian Renaissance as a negative term for all art and architecture of the Middle Ages, suggesting that it was of the quality of the work of the barbarian Goths. Issued in this publisher?s Living Architecture series, but the Living Architecture title disguises the fact that this is in fact a careful study of the architecture of Hindu temples in India up to the Mohammedan invasion in the thirteenth century AD. Oblong small 4to. (4) + pp, many photo ills and diagrams. Publisher?s cloth, in dustwrapper.

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This is a stunning photographic survey of Romanesque architecture, with a text that does not live up to the pictures. Like the precursor volume in the Taschen series, "The Early Middle Ages", it is chock full of beautiful photographs that show off many aspects of Romanesque architecture/5(9).

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