12/3/16

Casa del Mantegna


Casa del Mantegna (Mantegna House)
Mantua, Italy. 1476
Architect: Unkwnown (However, Andrea Mantegna is one of the possible architects)

La casa del Mantegna está definida por la geometría de su patio. Un cilindro de dos plantas se interseca con un cuadrado de una planta para conseguir la "cuadratura del círculo". Las ventanas interiores sigue la geometría del círculo teniendo una pequeña curvatura. 

The Mantegna House (Casa del Mantegna) is defined by the geometry of his courtyard. A two floors´ cylinder intersects with a square of one floor to achieve the "squaring of the circle" in the courtyard. The interior windows follow the geometry of this cylinder having a small curvature.







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