Giacomo Barozzi there Vignola

Die fünf Ordnungen, aus Vignolas Regole delle cinque ordini d'architettura
the five orders, from Vignolas of rain oils depression cinque ordini d'architettura

Giacomo (or Jacopo) Barozzi there Vignola or simply Vignola (* 1. October 1507 in Vignola with Modena, † 7. July 1573) was one of the large Italian architects of the mannersism in 16. Century. Its two large masterpieces are the mansion Farnese in Caprarola and the Jesuiten - church IL Gesù in Rome.

It began in Bologna as someone, which makes perspective templates for inserting work for specialists. 1536 it traveled to Rome, in order to make measuringexact designs of the Roman temples to publish with that ulterior motives, an illustrated Vitruv. It became later of king Franz I. from France to Fontainebleau called, where he spent the years 1541 to 1543. In Rome, where he was accepted by the Farnese, he worked with Michelangelo, which affected its style strongly. Starting from 1564 Vignola works on the Peter cathedral and designed after me long lot plans the two subordinated Gewölbe. Its influence can be discovered also in work Carlo Madernos on the front of the cathedral.

Further works Vignolas are:

Its two publish books helped with the formulation of the canon of classical architecture: Rain oils depression cinque ordini d'architettura (rules of the five orders of architecture, first edition Rome 1562) and posthum the published Due rainoil della prospettiva pratica (two rules of the practical perspective, Bologna 1583). Vignola presented practical applications without theoretical ambiguity, which was understandable and convertible. Thus Vignola beside Serlio and Palladio became one of the three authors, who spread the Italian style over completely Europe.

Vignola is buried in the Pantheon in Rome.

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