Carlo Scarpa

Author: Robert McCarter
Homepage_9780714874203

Stock information

General Fields

  • : $65.00(AUD)
  • : 9780714874203
  • : Phaidon Press Ltd
  • : Phaidon Press Ltd
  • : May 2017
  • : 59.95
  • : May 2017
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  • :
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Robert McCarter
  • : Paperback
  • : 288
Barcode 9780714874203
9780714874203

Description

The acclaimed survey of the life and works of the celebrated Italian modernist master, available for the first time in paperback


 


The work of Carlo Scarpa challenged, and continues to challenge, accepted notions of modern architecture. While several books have been published on his work, none has approached the breadth and depth of this monograph by Robert McCarter, who is celebrated for his meticulously researched, experientially based, and jargon-free accounts of key figures in modern architecture. This book is the definitive study of Scarpa's many accomplishments, including such works at the Canova Museum, the Castelvecchio Museum and the Brion Cemetery, among others.