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Jöchner, Cornelia

Gebaute Entfestigung

Architekturen der Öffnung im Turin des frühen 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts

[Constructing Defortification: Architectures of Opening in Turin in the Early 18th and 19th Centuries]

Series:Studien aus dem Warburg-Haus 14

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    December 2014
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    How does a city become an open city after a long history of being walled? Turin is notable in this regard for two important architectural ensembles: the Superga Basilica and Piazza Vittorio Emanuele. Defortification means destruction as well as the creation of new spaces. The architectural features at the edges of Turin give evidence to these changes in a very specific way, for they contributed to a new political order in the city and country.

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    24.0 x 17.0 cm
    Approx. 470 pages
    240 Fig.
    Type of Publication:
    Art historians, historians

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