The Stones of Naples

The Stones of Naples

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qIllustrated with some two hundred photographs and reconstruction drawings of cathedrals, monasteries, and other monuments, this volume sets Angevin architecture in the larger context of thirteenth- and fourteenth-century Europe, while underscoring the unique character of the buildings constructed by the French kings of Naples.q--Jacket.... for twenty-four wall builders, ten carpenters, twenty-five stone carvers, eight rough cutters, eighty manual laborers, twelve inrisores nemomm, one locksmith, ... two carpenters already at the site, one more whose responsibility lay specifically with the repair of the wagons. ... Therefore, on 3ojune 1279, the king specified that four masons, Iohannes de Zalono, Guillielmo de Blesi, Iohannes de Maloctis, andanbsp;...

Title:The Stones of Naples
Author:Caroline Astrid Bruzelius
Publisher:Yale University Press - 2004


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