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Domes from the Romanesque to the Present

  • Michele Melaragno

Abstract

Italian Romanesque builders’ interest in the architecture of domes led to their creating specific forms of domes with original structural values.

Keywords

Floor Plan Central Dome Hemispherical Dome Small Dome Venetian Lagoon 
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Notes

  1. 1.
    From Bannister Fletcher, A History of Architecture, 5 ed. (1905), 409.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    From Bannister Fletcher, A History of Architecture, 5 ed. (1905), Ibid., 153.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    From Bannister Fletcher, A History of Architecture, 5 ed. (1905), Ibid., 452.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Elwin C. Robison, “A Structural Study of the Michelangelo and Delia Porta Designs for the St. Peter’s Dome.” Proceedings, symposium on Domes from Antiquity to the Present, IASS—MSU, Istanbul, May 1988.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Elwin C. Robison, “A Structural Study of the Michelangelo and Delia Porta Designs for the St. Peter’s Dome.” Proceedings, symposium on Domes from Antiquity to the Present, IASS—MSU, Istanbul, May 1988Ibid. Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Fletcher, History of Architecture, 482.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Ibid., 508.Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Ibid., 570.Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    Ibid., 508.Google Scholar

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© Van Nostrand Reinhold 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michele Melaragno
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of North CarolinaCharlotteUSA

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