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AH353: Renaissance Architecture

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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.