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The anatomy of the column : on order in architecture

Author: Joseph Rykwert
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This work is a deconstruction of the system of column and beam known as the "orders of architecture", tracing the analogy between columns and the human body. It provides a critical examination of the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Rykwert
ISBN: 0262181703 9780262181709
OCLC Number: 80372354
Description: xviii, 598 pages : illustrations, plans ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Rykwert.

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"Can a highly erudite book enquire what the sex of columns might be? It can, if the author is Joseph Rykwert. Can one imagine anything more rigid, more desperately immutable and dumb than a column? Read more...

 
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