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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783353–354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.353
Published: 01 September 2019
...Maurice Howard Merlijn Hurx Architecture as Profession: The Origins of Architectural Practice in the Low Countries in the Fifteenth Century Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols , 2018 , 459 pp., 16 color and 265 b/w illus. €119 (paper), ISBN 9782503568256 Note 1. Richard A...
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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
...Pieter Martens In the sixteenth century, chronic wars and a high concentration of towns made the Low Countries one of Europe's prime laboratories for innovations in military architecture and urbanism. The 1553 inspection tour of the region by engineers Giovanni Maria Olgiati and Sebastian van Noyen...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2016; 753369–370 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2016.75.3.369
Published: 01 September 2016
...Pieter Vlaardingerbroek Piet Lombaerde , ed. The Notion of the Painter-Architect in Italy and the Southern Low Countries Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols , 2014 , 311 pp., 258 b/w illus. €95 , ISBN 9782503548500 Notes 1. Frans Baudouin, “Peter Paul Rubens and the Notion ‘Painter...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1992; 514430–435 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990738
Published: 01 December 1992
...Jona Schellekens Henry-Russell Hitchcock suggested that scrolled gables were a new element in the Low Countries introduced by Renaissance architects in the 1520s. It seems more likely, however, that the scrolled gable derived from Late Gothic Netherlandish prototypes, because of a later date for a...
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 3 Map showing the southern border of the Low Countries, with towns included in the BNT atlas and towns known to have been inspected by Giovanni Maria Olgiati and Sebastian van Noyen in 1553 (author's drawing). Figure 3. Map showing the southern border of the Low Countries, with towns
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2005; 643312–339 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068167
Published: 01 September 2005
... van Campen in Holland, and apparently by Christopher Wren in England. The nine-bay four-pier synagogue design originated in Poland in the 1620s and was exported to the Low Countries. It was eagerly adopted by the Portuguese Jewish elite as a recognizable icon of the Temple. The common base for the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79139–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.39
Published: 01 March 2020
... that were present from the first decade of the city's life. On the one hand, large-scale promoters like Fisher and the Collins–Pancoast family created luxury hotels to facilitate city building and enlarge their personal fortunes; their hotels anchored a real estate build-out aimed at creating a low...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79161–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.61
Published: 01 March 2020
... adjustment programs took advantage of low- and middle-income countries to redirect capital flows toward sustaining U.S. economic power. See Giovanni Arrighi, “The World Economy and the Cold War, 1970–1985,” in The Cambridge History of the Cold War , vol. 3, Endings , ed. Melvyn P. Leffler and Odd Arne...
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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
... Description of the East and Some Other Countries (London, 1743), 26–27; A Compendium of the Travels of Frederick Lewis Norden through Egypt and Nubia (Dublin: J. Smith, 1814); E. François Jomard, Description de l'Egypt: E'tat moderne II (Paris, 1822), 715–17, 741, 762. 14. The original documents on...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79182–102 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.82
Published: 01 March 2020
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784485–487 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.485
Published: 01 December 2019
... slaves in Charleston, Annapolis's slaves were housed in low-status spaces such as cellars and garrets; consequently, they were not enumerated in tax records. They were, as others have pointed out, hidden in plain sight. Gina Haney's chapter is the volume's most compelling. Haney utilizes a...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784492–495 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.492
Published: 01 December 2019
... illus. $108 (paper), ISBN 9782867422874 The son of a carpenter, with no formal training in architecture or access to patronage, Lequeu partook in what might be called the low life of architecture. With no recognized place among professional architects, he traded on his drawing skills rather than...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784454–471 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.454
Published: 01 December 2019
... (Marseille: Parenthèses, 2005); Frank Newby, ed., Early Reinforced Concrete (Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2001). On the intertwining of nationalist ideologies and reinforced concrete, see Adrian Forty, Concrete and Culture: A Material History (London: Reaktion, 2012), chap. 4. Unlike Ventre's low...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784409–421 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.409
Published: 01 December 2019
... (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1988). 65. Lawrence Wodehouse, Indigenous Architecture Worldwide: A Guide to Information Sources (Detroit: Gale Research, 1980). See also Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc, The Habitations of Man in All Ages (London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle...
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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
... crossing is the choir ( qeddest ), which is surmounted with a cupola atop a low bema. The church terminates on its east end in a semicircular apse ( maqdas ) with a synthronon , or curved bench, connected to domed pastophoria (side chambers now containing extra altars but likely intended either as...
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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
... de' Marchi, Della architettura militare (1603), 69r, 94r–94v. 13. On the hydraulic expertise of engineers from Venice and the Low Countries, see Salvatore Ciriacono, Building on Water: Venice, Holland and the Construction of the European Landscape in Early Modern Times (New York: Berghahn...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782208–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.208
Published: 01 June 2019
..., who constituted the segment of society that most actively supported the regime. Such housing was, however, out of reach for low-income families. During Marcelo Caetano's time in power, the creation of a central agency for housing, FFH, and the integrated plans began to address the problems of housing...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782187–207 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.187
Published: 01 June 2019
... Square in Zagreb. Iso Kršnjavi, “‘Non quis sed quid’: Dogradnja Jelačićevog trga” [“Non quis sed quid”: The rebuilding of Jelačić Square], Narodne novine , 45 (25 Feb. 1880), 4. 13. In those rare cases when new walls were built, such as the one around Bjelovar, they were low earthen ramparts...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 7814–5 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.4
Published: 01 March 2019
... to defy and circumvent the language of power established by the dominant class. In the sixteenth century, chronic wars and a high concentration of towns made the Low Countries one of Europe's prime laboratories for innovations in military architecture and urbanism. The 1553 inspection tour of the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 781127–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.127
Published: 01 March 2019
.... It described as a watershed his five years in Paris in the late 1780s, which enabled him to study the neoclassical designs of Jacques-Germain Soufflot, Claude-Nicolas Ledoux, and other French architects. Jefferson traveled in England, the Low Countries, and the south of France, where he encountered...