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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 78125–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.25
Published: 01 March 2019
... marked the assimilation of “Italian-style” fortifications into Netherlandish practice and the transition there from defenses with bastions to proper bastioned systems. Olgiati and Van Noyen's joint tour is well documented through a dozen design drawings now held at the Vatican Library, Turin's Archivio...
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 2 Sebastian van Noyen, bastion designed according to Giovanni Maria Olgiati's principles, mid-1550s, detail of Figure 20 (Atlas 71.5.G.25, fol. 83, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Rome; © Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma). Figure 2. Sebastian van Noyen, bastion designed according
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 11 Nike bastion with limestone temple and altar, Bronze Age wall, forecourt, and Old Propylon, restored, ca. 480 BCE (modified from Ira S. Mark, The Sanctuary of Athena Nike in Athens: Architectural Stages and Chronology [Princeton, N.J.: American School of Classical Studies at Athens
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 4 Old Propylon, forecourt, and Athena Nike bastion, restored plan, ca. 480 BCE (William B. Dinsmoor Jr., The Propylaia to the Athenian Akropolis , vol. 1, The Predecessors [Princeton, N.J.: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1980], plate 16; courtesy of the Trustees of the
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 5 Nike bastion with small limestone temple and altar, Bronze Age wall, forecourt, Old Propylon, and Building B, combined state and restored plan, ca. 480 BCE; shaded trapezoid represents the approximate usable area for crowd gatherings (graphically modified from Demosthenes Giraud, Study
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Published: 01 March 2016
Figure 20 Octagonal chamber of the bastion of San Martino, Pisa (photo by Mario Ciampi, with permission of the Comune di Pisa). Figure 20. Octagonal chamber of the bastion of San Martino, Pisa (photo by Mario Ciampi, with permission of the Comune di Pisa).
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Published: 01 March 2016
Figure 18 Entrance hall to the underground chambers of the bastion of San Martino, Pisa (photo by Mario Ciampi, with permission of the Comune di Pisa). Figure 18. Entrance hall to the underground chambers of the bastion of San Martino, Pisa (photo by Mario Ciampi, with permission of the Comune
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2015; 742223–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2015.74.2.223
Published: 01 June 2015
...Denise R. Costanzo After World War II, the American Academy in Rome faced a choice: remain a bastion of declining Beaux-Arts classicism or pursue a more modernist agenda. In “A Truly Liberal Orientation”: Laurance Roberts, Modern Architecture, and the Postwar American Academy in Rome, Denise R...
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Published: 01 June 2019
Figure 8 View of the contrafossa in Corfu with the sixteenth-century Savorgnan bastion at right (author's photo). Figure 8. View of the contrafossa in Corfu with the sixteenth-century Savorgnan bastion at right (author's photo).
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1982; 413181–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/989872
Published: 01 October 1982
...-namely, the ink used in drawing the bastions of the plan, a comparison between this ink and that used for the figure drawings which appear on the verso of the sheet-and a knowledge of Francesco's and Baldassare Peruzzi's military ideas, prove that Peruzzi was responsible for the later adaptation of...
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Published: 01 June 2019
Figure 10 Proposal for the fortification of Valletta, with indications of a dry ditch along the bastioned land front, 1576 (MPD 13.023, Archivo General de Simancas, Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, Gobierno de España). Figure 10. Proposal for the fortification of Valletta, with
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 18 Plans of Maastricht (top), Douai (middle), and Saint-Omer (bottom) in the BNT atlas, each with a “mini-bastion” located midway between two gates or bastions, details (ms. q.II.57, fols. 56, 45, and 20, Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria, Turin; © Ministero per i Beni e le Attività
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 1 Virgilius Bononiensis, view of Antwerp, 1565, detail showing the Emperor's Gate and bastion designed by Donato de Bono in the 1540s (© Museum Plantin–Moretus/Print Cabinet, Antwerp–UNESCO World Heritage). Figure 1. Virgilius Bononiensis, view of Antwerp, 1565, detail showing the
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Published: 01 June 2019
Figure 11 Proposal for the fortification of Syracuse according to earlier designs by Campi, including a ravelin on the site of the destroyed Toledo bastion and the unrealized canal, 1578 (MPD 8.018, Archivo General de Simancas, Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, Gobierno de España
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79117–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.17
Published: 01 March 2020
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 17 Plan of Valenciennes in the BNT atlas, details: the semicircular bulwark (1525–33) at the Porte d'Anzin (left) and the Cardon bastion (1533–36) and adjacent city gate (right) (ms. q.II.57, fol. 28, Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria, Turin; © Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 19 Giovanni Maria Olgiati and Sebastian van Noyen, plan of the fortification of Arras, 1553, detail of Figure 9 showing how the existing Rœulx bastion ought to be enlarged, equipped with open-air gun terraces behind round orillons, and backed by a cavalier (Map 416, fol. 38r, Real
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Published: 01 March 2019
, Biblioteca Nazionale Universitaria di Torino), and detail of Olgiati and Van Noyen's drawing ( Figure 9 ), showing their design for a new bastioned enceinte superimposed onto a plan of the existing fortifications (right) (Map 416, fol. 38r, Real Biblioteca, Palacio Real, Madrid; © Patrimonio Nacional
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783312–326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.312
Published: 01 September 2019
... possibilities for such a small territory, and … [it is] almost completely impossible to resolve the territory's two main problems: that of the indigenous population and [Italian] settlement. 13 Notes 1. This article is adapted from a chapter of my dissertation, which is titled “‘Bastions of the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782145–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.145
Published: 01 June 2019
...Figure 8 View of the contrafossa in Corfu with the sixteenth-century Savorgnan bastion at right (author's photo). Figure 8. View of the contrafossa in Corfu with the sixteenth-century Savorgnan bastion at right (author's photo). ...