Week Five. October 3 and 5

Week Five. October 3 and 5.

Major Monuments

(Note: MIDTERM GRADES ARE DUE THIS WEEK - Your first written assignment (draft) is due on October 5 (no late papers accepted))


Duomo and Mausoleum of Qalawun

Visual and historical analysis of key buildings in Florence and Cairo built between 1250 and 1310.



Read: AlSayyad, pp. 93-116; Toker, Franklin K. B., “Florence Cathedral: The Design Stage,” (click link) Compagni, Book I


Pdf of Assigned Reading


Toker, "Florence Cathedral, The Design Stage,"


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