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Baroque Architecture __ An encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baroque_architecture

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 bornemania.com - http://www.bornemania.com/civ/baroque_architecture/index.html


Baroque Architecture __ Collection of resources about Baroque architecture. - From about.com - http://architecture.about.com/od/baroque/Baroque_Architecture.htm


Baroque Architecture __ Good history of Baroque architecture and several images. - illustrated - From essentialhumanities.net - http://www.essentialhumanities.net/arch5.php


Baroque Architecture __ A brief overview of the history of Baroque architecture including architects and locations of examples. - From thinkquest.org - http://library.thinkquest.org/16545/data/low/baroque.htm


Baroque Architecture __ "If you are one of those people who is fascinated with Baroque architecture, this article is just for you." - From buzzle.com - http://www.buzzle.com/articles/baroque-architecture.html 


Baroque architecture buildings: list of famous Baroque Buildings __ You will find over 80 click-to-view Baroque buildings and information about them. - illustrated - From ranker.com - http://www.ranker.com/list/baroque-architecture-buildings-and-structures/reference


baroque architecture - in england and russia __ "A selection of articles related to baroque architecture - in england and russia" - From experiencefestival.com - http://www.experiencefestival.com/baroque_architecture_-_in_england_and_russia     


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 arch.mcgill.ca - http://www.arch.mcgill.ca/prof/adams/arch251/winter1998/ha/feb4/feb4.htm 
Baroque Architecture - Great Buildings Online __ You will find click-to-view images with basic information about each. - illustrated - From Great Buildings Online - http://www.greatbuildings.com/types/styles/baroque.html


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 - http://www.mcah.columbia.edu/ha/html/baroque.html 


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 romeartlover.it - http://www.romeartlover.it/Facades.html 



baroque, in art and architecture __ Overview, and bibliography with an introduction to the different periods and their characteristics. - From Infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/ent/A0806268.html


Category:Baroque architecture in Poland __ Index of articles and gallery of click-to-enlarge images of Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From wikimedia.org - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Baroque_architecture_in_Poland


Characteristics of Baroque Architecture __ What distinguishes Baroque?  Learn here. - From life123.com - http://www.life123.com/arts-culture/art-history/baroque/baroque-architecture.shtml#STS=fzyapims.1ar8  

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 britainexpress.com - http://www.britainexpress.com/architecture/baroque.htm


French Baroque Architecture __ Gallery of click-to-enlarge photos of French Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From sirclisto.com - http://www.sirclisto.com/cavalier/fr_baroque.html


History of Baroque Architecture __ Click-to-view images of Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From kyoto-inet.or.jp - http://web.kyoto-inet.or.jp/org/orion/eng/hst/baroque.html 


Italian Baroque architecture __ An encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_Baroque_architecture



Pictures/photos of Baroque Architecture __ Nice galleries of click-to-enlarge photos of Baroque architecture. - illustrated - From terragalleria.com - http://www.terragalleria.com/pictures-subjects/baroque-architecture/


Russian Baroque Architecture __ Gallery of examples of Russian Baroque. - illustrated - From skypalace.org - http://www.skypalace.org/europe/slavic/east_slavic/russia/russian_baroque.shtml


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


Triumph of the Baroque __ An excellent site where you may tour Baroque architecture from cathedral to private home in image and text. - illustrated - From nga.gov - http://www.nga.gov/exhibitions/2000/baroque/splash.htm 

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 - http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/cas/fnart/arch/versailles.html 



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