Skip to main content

AH353: Renaissance Architecture

https://library.bu.edu/italianrenaissancearchitecture

Get Help

Need more help? Ask us!

 

 

Email Get answers within 24 hours. (ask@bu.edu)

 Phone: Call 617-353-2700 or look through our reference contacts.

 In person: Visit our library locations.

 Make a research appointment.

 Text a librarian: 617-431-2427

Direct Message us on Twitter.

Italian Renaissance Buildings

Palazzo Rucellai

Palazzo Rucellai, Via della Vigna Nuova, 18, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Photograph: Courtesy of Mary Ann Sullivan

This guide offers suggestions on how to find books and articles on Italian Renaissance buildings and how to connect with the scholarly discussion through cited references and book reviews.  The encyclopedia, Grove Art Online, provides background material on the architects, their  buildings, and three cities where their buildings are located: Rome, Florence, and Venice.   The Internet Archive is the resource for digital editions of the treatises on architecture by Palladio, Serlio, and Alberti.

Librarian