L’avventura del teatro granducale degli Uffizi (1586-1637)

Anna Maria Testaverde


The essay reconstructs the chronological details of the construction and disposal of the Teatro degli Uffizi. An extensive unpublished documentation, and a newly discovered plan of the theatre in the Archivio di Stato di Modena, bring to light hitherto unknown persons and situations. The study anticipates reflections and proposals for a structural solution that would modify the model proposed in 1975 by Ludovico Zorzi. As a foundation of these new hypotheses, the essay offers a re-reading of the Vitruvius’s theories on which the florentine highly specialised technical skills were based on.


Teatro degli Uffizi; Giorgio Vasari; Bernardo Buontalenti

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/Drammaturgia-18360


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