The Ship as Monumental Architecture
This volume focuses on the mutual influence between palace architecture and ship design in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Accompanied by numerous illustrations, the contributions provide gripping insight into a hitherto neglected chapter in the history of architecture and navigation.
Broschiert, 160 Seiten, 21 x 25,9 cm, 126 farbige Abbildungen, englisch
»Floating Baroque does a great service by integrating ship design—“floating buildings” usually relegated to the history of technology—into the history of architecture.«
The Art Newspaper