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TOGNON, Marcos. The history of technical design in the Brazilian colonial architecture. Varia hist. [online]. 2011, vol.27, n.46, pp.547-556. ISSN 0104-8775. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0104-87752011000200008.
With the growing availability of visual documents of architecture, especially the period of colonial Brazil, this paper proposes to historians a set of procedures to explore the technical and artistic value of these important documentary records.
Keywords : drawing of architecture; history of technology; architecture.