Some 16th-century religious buildings provide evidence of the influence of European treatises on architecture in the New World. Many early Dominican monasteries in the central-southern regions of modern-day Mexico are part of the remarkable repertoire of this phenomenon. This paper provides an in-depth analysis of the dissemination mechanisms of treatises on architecture in the ecclesiastical realm

The art of building in New Spain: Knowledge dissemination and religious orders in the 16th century

M. Forni
2021

Abstract

Some 16th-century religious buildings provide evidence of the influence of European treatises on architecture in the New World. Many early Dominican monasteries in the central-southern regions of modern-day Mexico are part of the remarkable repertoire of this phenomenon. This paper provides an in-depth analysis of the dissemination mechanisms of treatises on architecture in the ecclesiastical realm
History of construction cultures
978-1-032-00199-9
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