Bibliography: Paper and drawing techniques


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  • Bloy, Colin H., A History of Printing Ink, Balls and Rollers, 1440-1850, London, Wynkyn de Worde Society, 1967
  • Burns, H., "I disegni," Mostra del Palladio. Vicenza/Basilica Palladiana, exhibition catalogue, Milan, Electa Editrice, 1973, pp.133-40
  • Burns, H., "Nota sui disegni cinquecenteschi dei monumenti antichi veronesi," Palladio e Verona, exhibition catalogue, Verona, Neri Pozza Editore, 1980, pp.83-84
  • Chitham, R., Measured Drawing for Architects, London, The Architectural Press, 1980
  • Degenhart, B., "Zur Graphologie der Handzeichnung," Kunstgeschichtliches Jahrbuch der Bibliotheca Hertziana, I, 1937, pp.225-343
  • Degrazia, D., "Technique and Color in Sixteenth-Century Emilian Drawings and General Stylistic Characteristics," Correggio and His Legacy, Washington DC, National Gallery of Art, 1984, pp.36-43
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  • Dreier, F.A., Winkelmessinstrumente, Berlin, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, 2nd ed., 1989
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  • Frommel, C.L., "The Drawings of Antonio da Sangallo the Younger: History, Evolution, Method, Function," The Architectural Drawings of Antonio da Sangallo the Younger and His Circle, eds. C.L. Frommel and N. Adams, New York, Architectural History Foundation-Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press, 1994, pp.1-60
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  • Grünebaum, G., Buntpapier, Cologne, DuMont, 1982
  • Hambly, M., Drawing Instruments, London, RIBA, 1982
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  • Hunter, D., Papermaking, New York, Dover Publications, 1978
  • Koschatzky, W., Die Kunst der Zeichnung, Munich, Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag, 1991
  • Krill, J., English Artists Paper, London, Trefoil, 1987
  • Kühn, H. and Michel, L., Papier, Munich, Deutsches Museum, 1986
  • Labarre, E.J., Dictionary and Encyclopaedia of Paper and Paper-Making, Amsterdam, Swets & Zeitlinger, rpt. 1969 of 2nd ed.
  • Meder, J., Die Handzeichnung, Vienna, Anton Schroll, 1919
  • Pagliara, P. N.,"Osservazioni sulle tecniche grafiche in alcuni disegni di Antonio da Sangallo il Giovane," Il disegno di architettura (Acts of the Congress, Milan, 1988), ed. P. Carpeggiani and L. Patetta, Milan, Guerini e Associati, 1989, pp.169-74
  • Petrioli Tofani, A. et al., Il disegno. I. Forme, tecniche, significati, Turin, Istituto Bancario San Paolo, 1991
  • Price, Lois Olcott, "The Fabrication of Architectural Drawings to 1950," Architectural Records Conference Report, May 3-5, 2000, Philadelphia, PA (www.ccaha.org/publications/program-proceedings?proceeding_id=12)
  • Saalman, H., "Early Renaissance architectural theory and practice in Antonio Filarete's Trattato di Architettura," Art Bulletin, XLI, 1959, pp.89-106, esp. pp.102-06
  • Scamozzi, V., L'Idea della Architettura Universale, Venice, 1615, Parte Prima, Libro Primo, Capitolo XIV, "Come si deono fare le inventioni, e disegni, e le maniere più risolute per disegnare," pp.46-48; Capitolo XV, "De gli stromenti, che servono all'Architetto, e le materie per disegnare, e de'Modelli: e l'ordine per farli bene," pp.49-52
  • Sellendriek, J., Zirkel und Lineal. Kulturgeschichte des konstruktiven Zeichnens, Munich, Callwey Verlag, 1987
  • Watrous, J. The Craft of Old-Master Drawings, Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, 1967

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