(Q) Colonial Settlement in the Americas - 16th, 17th and 18th Century

(Q) Colonial Settlement in the Americas - 16th, 17th and 18th Century

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Unformatted text preview: SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE ARC 1701 Architectural History for Non Majors Summer Term Colonial Settlement in the Americas: 16 th , 17 th and 18 th Century European Background Influencing Architecture in the Americas (01) 15 th C. (1400s): no contact. until Columbus in 1492- Early Renaissance in North Italy: Brunelleschi, Alberti, daVinci, Filarete, & Bramante (Milan) - Late medieval period in Northern Europe / Christian Spain unified w/ Moslems & Jews expelled (02) 16 th C. (1500s): Spanish conquest & settlement of Caribbean, Meso-America, South America & Southeast- Early 1500s High Renaissance in Rome: Bramante, Raphael, New St. Peters, Tempieto, Sistine Chapel - Mid-Late 1500s Michelangelo, Palladio (The Four Books of Architecture)- Early French Renaissance chateaus and the Louvre Palace in Paris begun - Renaissance architecture spreads to Spain: Palace of Charles V (Granada) & Escorial Palace (Madrid) - English and Central European use of Renaissance artisans and craftsmen leads to classical details...
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This note was uploaded on 08/28/2011 for the course ARC 1701 taught by Professor Cappellari during the Summer '08 term at University of Florida.

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