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The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

  • Architecture,
  • History of art: BCE to c 500 CE, ancient & classical world,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • History - General,
  • Architecture, Baroque,
  • Rome,
  • Italy,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Architecture and state,
  • Planning,
  • 17th century,
  • City planning,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7752980M
    ISBN 100521772648
    ISBN 109780521772648

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The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII by Dorothy Metzger Habel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Dorothy Metzger Habel. The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, xxii +.

P1: FHB PRE / THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT OF ROME IN THE AGE OF ALEXANDER VII Dorothy Metzger Habel University of Tennessee. Pope Alexander VII (13 February – 22 May ), born Fabio Chigi, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 7 April to his death in He began his career as a vice-papal legate, and he held various diplomatic positions in the Holy was ordained as a priest inand he became bishop of Nardo in He was later transferred inand he Created cardinal: 19 Februaryby Innocent X.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.1/5. Habel considers the urban development of Rome in the mid-seventeenth century under Alexander VII, suggesting that the Chigi pope masterminded a new conceptualization of the city grounded in the architectural formulas of late antique Roman Asia.

Delbeke, Maarten. “The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII.” OXFORD ART JOURNAL – : Maarten Delbeke. Dorothy Metzger Habel is a scholar of seventeenth-century Italian art whose research focuses on the architecture and city planning of papal Rome.

Her recent book The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII (Cambridge University Press, ) examines the role of discrete zones within the city, including the Quirinal, Piazza del.

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She has also published a number of articles, essays, and book reviews and engaged in curatorial work. The Urban Development of Rome in the Age of Alexander VII In the broadest terms, the questions to which this book provides answers turn around the awkward fact that the several thousand extant papal letters from Late Antiquity and the early Middle Ages come down to us along a bewildering variety of tracks and paths.

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Finally, 26 January,the same pope interfered in a decisive manner by inviting the two parties to. He takes the name Clement VII. By he is back in the palace of popes in Avignon, while Urban pontificates in Rome.

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