Thomas Jefferson, Architect: Palladian Models, Democratic Principles, and the Conflict of Ideals

Lloyd DeWitt (Editor) Corey Piper (Editor)
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Description

A compelling reassessment of Thomas Jefferson's architecture that scrutinizes the complex, and sometimes contradictory, meanings of his iconic and influential work.

Product Details

Price
$45.00  $41.40
Publisher
Yale University Press
Publish Date
November 05, 2019
Pages
208
Dimensions
8.7 X 0.8 X 11.1 inches | 2.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780300246209

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About the Author

Lloyd DeWitt is the chief curator and Irene Leache Curator of European Art. Corey Piper is Brock Curator of American Art, both at the Chrysler Museum of Art.

Guido Beltramini is director of the Centro Internazionale di Studi Architettura Andrea Palladio and the Palladio Museum. Barry Bergdoll is Meyer Schapiro Professor of Art History at Columbia University. Howard Burns is president of the Scientific Committee of the Centro Internazionale di Studi Architettura Andrea Palladio. Erik H. Neil is director of the Chrysler Museum of Art. Louis P. Nelson serves as professor of architectural history and vice provost for academic outreach at the University of Virginia. Mabel O. Wilson is professor of architectural design and history/theory at Columbia University and senior fellow with the Columbia University Institute for Research in African American Studies. Richard Guy Wilson serves as Commonwealth Professor, Architectural History at the University of Virginia School of Architecture.

Reviews

"A new perspective, highlighting the neoclassical influences on the contention between Jefferson's ideology of liberty and property."--Kate Mazade, The Architect's Newspaper
"An outstanding survey of Jefferson's work."--CHOICE