La scala su arco del palazzo Argomento-Perollo a Sciacca

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Abstract

[automatically translated] From the fifteenth century, in Sciacca as in other Sicilian cities, the rich merchant class in competition with aristocrats and officials of the Kingdom, taking advantage of the pragmatic of time for use of gardens and open spaces, promoted the construction of new residential buildings including the Topic-Perollo palace. Despite the changes, this building retains much of the original structure and shows up in a compact volume, according to a typology that combines the palatial models fourteenth island with those of Iberian ancestry, connoted by the presence in the courtyard of the external staircase that connects directly to the auditorium hall of the main floor. In particular the scale of the Topic-Perollo building shows amazing detail stereotomici over the claims;
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationLe scale in pietra a vista nel Mediterraneo
Pages44-53
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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NameTracciati. Storia e costruzione nel Mediterraneo

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Antista, G. (2013). La scala su arco del palazzo Argomento-Perollo a Sciacca. In Le scale in pietra a vista nel Mediterraneo (pp. 44-53). (Tracciati. Storia e costruzione nel Mediterraneo).