Il disegno degli elementi di raccordo. Edifici siciliani del XII secolo

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[automatically translated] The essay makes an excursus on the design of some structural elements of medieval Sicilian who may have been influenced by Islamic similar examples. In particular it focuses on connecting and transition systems (corner trumpets) from the square base of the hemisphere walls of the dome and the fragmentation and combination of these elements. From niche trumpet of the Church of San Cataldo, the most complex trumpets of St. John of the Hermits, until reaching the multiplication of the conical connecting structures of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul in Casalvecchio Siculo. (It also contains the English version of the text)
Original languageItalian
PublisherEdizioni fotograf
Number of pages112
ISBN (Print)978-88-95272-94-8
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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