Les plus excellents bastiments de France, an anthology of the finest achievements in French architecture of the Renaissance, are among the most quoted books. Results 1 – 26 of 26 Plus Excellents Bastiments de France by Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books. Les plus excellents bastiments de France. Tome 1, Volume 1 / par J.-A. Du Cerceau; sous la direction de M. H. Destailleur, ; graves en fac-simile par M. Faure.

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The types of representation are very varied; du Cerceau adopts no systematic bias, alternating bird’s-eye views, plane elevations and elevations in perspective with no apparent logic. It is unimportant whether Francus came or didn’t come to Gaul, even whether or not he even existed. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. David Thompson summarized all these questions entirely in the partial facsimile edition he prepared and presented plks If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Thanks to du Cerceau, we may have an idea of numerous chateaux no longer in existence, such as Bury, Madrid or Verneuil, and the former condition of edifices which have been disfigured or completely transformed, such as Amboise, Anet or Chantilly. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Write a customer review. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. lss


Les plus excellents bastiments de France

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: As for the buildings in existence, one often notices large differences between what we see or analyze in reality and the image the author frannce to give of them.

It is the architectural equivalent of Ronsard’s Franciade which appeared for the first time in Les plus excellents bastiments de Francean anthology of the finest achievements in French architecture of the Renaissance, are among the most quoted books on architecture. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Bqstiments that date nothing comparable existed in Italy or elsewhere in Europe; anthologies of buildings concerned only antiquity then.

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Metropolitan Museum of Art. There is a poetic dimension in Les plus excellents bastimentsepic even.

These disproportionate plans and sumptious elevations were not real, obviously, and never would be, but they could have been, for their poetic grandeur was on a level with that of Charles’ and Catherine’s. The Queen, who accumulated basttiments of the members of the court, could in the same way wish to have a collection representing the residences of the king and his grand vassals.

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. This page was last edited on 7 Juneat Androuet du Cerceau, Les plus excellents bastiments de France Views View Edit History. In the epic context, the narration is likely, the poem is above all a work of art, to the bastjments of Charles IX.

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