BOMARZO

By: (Boudinet, Daniel). Fouque, Rene

Price: $100.00

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(Fontenay-sous-Bois [France]): Stil Editions, (1977).. (1977).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12-1/2 inches high by 11 inches wide], black cloth in a pictorial dust wrapper. The covers are slightly bowed & the dust jacket is slightly darkened. 124 pages plus colophon. Profuse full-page photographic illustrations. Very good.

The text is by Rene Fouque and the photographs by Daniel Boudinet. The text is in French.

In the Italian town of Bomarzo, the main atttraction is a garden, the "Bosco dei Monstri" or Park of Monsters, so called after the many larger-than-life sculptures, some sculpted in the bedrock, which inhabit the landscape. The garden was created by Pier Francesco Orsini, [known as Vicino Orsini;1528- 1588] in memory of his deceased wife. Dust jacket present.

Title: BOMARZO

Author Name: (Boudinet, Daniel). Fouque, Rene

Categories: Architecture,

Publisher: (Fontenay-sous-Bois [France]): Stil Editions, (1977).: (1977).

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 23883

Keywords: ARCHITECTURE; ART; SCULPTURE; GARDEN; PARK OF MONSTERS; BOSCO DEI MONSTRI; BOMARZO, ITALY; RENE FOUQUE; PHOTOGRAPHER; DANIEL BOUDINET; PIER FRANCESCO ORSINI; SIXTEENTH CENTURY; 16TH CENTURY; VICINO ORSINI.