In this study, Professor Ackerman sets Palladio in the context of his age – the Humanist era of Michelangelo and Raphael, Titian and Veronese – and examines . James Sloss Ackerman (November 8, – December 31, ) was an American architectural historian, a major scholar of Michelangelo’s architecture, of Palladio and of Italian Renaissance architectural theory. Ackerman – – Download as PDF File .pdf) or read online.

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Palladio’s theoretical writing Palladio combined classical restraint with constant inventiveness. Palladio By James S. Sign in Create an account. Books by James S.

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Palladio’s theoretical writings are important and illuminating, he suggests, yet they never do justice to the intense intuitive skills of “a magician of light and colour”.

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Professor Ackerman has lived several years in Italy, beginning with service during the last war, and is the author of many studies on Italian architecture, including The Cortile del Belvederea history of the Renaissance portion of the Vatican Palace, and The Architecture of Michelangelowhich received the Charles Rufus Morey Award of the College Art Association of America and the Alice David Hitchcock Award of the Society of Architectural Historians.


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