México, D.F. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, 2010. ind., bio., bibls., appen., indices, color picts. fldg. wrps. OCLC: 695402250. Item #2000382
A 16th century treatise on church design and architecture that was the primary source in the establishment of the post-Tridentine Rome regulations applied to religious (Catholic) architecture and their influence in the baroque temples of colonial Mexico. The edition includes commentary and analysis by Bulmaro Reyes Coria and Elena Isabel Estrada de Gerlero, specialist in novohispanic art and the Spanish translation of the contextual notes by Paola Barocchi, originally written in Italian. Second edition of the 1985 edition first Spanish language edition comprising the complete transcription and translation of saint and cardinal Charles Borromeo's "Instructiones fabricae et supellectilis ecclesiasticae Caroli S.R.E. Cardinalis tituli S. Praxedis". LATIN AND SPANISH TEXTS. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000.