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Baroque Architecture __ An encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From Wikipedia -

Baroque Architecture __ "The cultural production of the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries in the West is often described as "Baroque," a convenient blanket term. However the term is problematic because the period encompasses a broad range of developments, both historical and artistic, across an expansive geographic area. ..." You will find a text overview and slides. - illustrated - from -


Baroque Architecture __ Collection of resources about Baroque architecture. - From -


Baroque Architecture __ Good history of Baroque architecture and several images. - illustrated - From -


Baroque Architecture __ A brief overview of the history of Baroque architecture including architects and locations of examples. - From -


Baroque Architecture __ "If you are one of those people who is fascinated with Baroque architecture, this article is just for you." - From - 


Baroque architecture buildings: list of famous Baroque Buildings __ You will find over 80 click-to-view Baroque buildings and information about them. - illustrated - From -


baroque architecture - in england and russia __ "A selection of articles related to baroque architecture - in england and russia" - From -     



Baroque Architecture in France __ "Baroque architecture in France was not as exuberant as in Italy, but very important in its own right. Like the Italian movement, the French Baroque emerged at the scale of the city as well as the individual building." Essay with slides. - illustrated - From - 
Baroque Architecture - Great Buildings Online __ You will find click-to-view images with basic information about each. - illustrated - From Great Buildings Online -


Baroque Architecture | Real Virtual... __ A grand exposition of Baroque architecture with detailed text, panoramas, Quicktime interactive presentations and more. You may want to spend some time here. - illustrated - From Columbia University - 


Baroque architecture in Rome __ "This is a directory of links to the pages where Baroque buildings are shown. The list is split in three sections in line with Rudolf Wittkower's Art and Architecture in Italy 1600-1750. You can see a similar directory covering Baroque Sculpture." - illustrated - from - 



baroque, in art and architecture __ Overview, and bibliography with an introduction to the different periods and their characteristics. - From -


Category:Baroque architecture in Poland __ Index of articles and gallery of click-to-enlarge images of Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From -


Characteristics of Baroque Architecture __ What distinguishes Baroque?  Learn here. - From -  

English Baroque Architecture __ "The origin of the term 'baroque" is uncertain, though it may have evolved from the Portugese 'barocco', meaning a grotesque or deformed pearl. The term was originally applied derisively, much as the term "Gothic" was initially one of contempt." Here is a guide to great Baroque buildings in England. - illustrated - From -


French Baroque Architecture __ Gallery of click-to-enlarge photos of French Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From -


History of Baroque Architecture __ Click-to-view images of Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From - 


Italian Baroque architecture __ An encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From Wikipedia -




Pictures/photos of Baroque Architecture __ Nice galleries of click-to-enlarge photos of Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From -


Russian Baroque Architecture __ Gallery of examples of Russian Baroque. - illustrated - From -


Spanish Baroque Architecture Videos - Mitra Videos :: Video __ "This page contains a list of videos from Google, Youtube, and Amazon about spanish baroque architecture.  - From - 


Triumph of the Baroque __ An excellent site where you may tour Baroque architecture from cathedral to private home in image and text. - illustrated - From - 

Versailles __ "Built 1660-85 by Louis LeVau and Jules Hardouin-Mansart; André LeNôtre (gardens), Charles LeBrun (decoration) 36,000 workmen were employed to build the palace. In 1677 Louis XIV moved the court there." A gallery of click-to-enlarge photos of this Baroque palace. - illustrated - from Jeffery Howe - 


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