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Andrea Palladio. 16th Italian architect who re-introduced classical style into formal buildings, and whose influence peaked in England in 18th century, leading to some of my fave stately homes.

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by Andrea Palladio, was an Italian architect active in the Republic of Venice. Palladio, influenced by Roman and Greek architecture, is widely considered the most influential individual in the history of Western architecture

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Wooden architectural model of Palladio's palazzo Chiericati, Vicenza. (Palladio Museum, Contra' Porti 11, 36100 Vicenza, Italy)

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