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Ridolfi, Ottaviano

Works: 2 works in 29 publications in 4 languages and 64 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Dictionaries  Terminology 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: NA2810, 721.36
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Most widely held works by Ottaviano Ridolfi
Canon of the five orders of architecture by Vignola( Book )

28 editions published between 1529 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of history's most published architectural treatises, this Renaissance volume solidified the architectural canon of the past five centuries. The distinguished architect known as Vignola identified the five orders? Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite? and illustrated them in full-page elevational detail. Accessible even to lay readers
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.73 (from 0.54 for Li cinque ... to 0.73 for Canon of t ...)

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