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handbook of Greek and Roman architecture.

Donald Struan Robertson

handbook of Greek and Roman architecture.

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Published by Cambridge Univ. Pr. in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Greek -- History,
  • Architecture, Roman -- History

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    Bibliography.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination407 p.
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13578090M
    OCLC/WorldCa1269065

    Book Description. This is the first comprehensive study of the reception of classical architecture in different regions of the world. Exploring the impact of colonialism, trade, slavery, religious missions, political ideology and intellectual/artistic exchange, the authors demonstrate how classical principles and ideas were disseminated and received across the globe. Sophisticated architecture, critics believed, refined public taste and positively influenced people's attitudes. Numerous frame and masonry buildings were plain, but others were distinguished by historic styles, including the Greek Revival style, which dominated Texas architecture from to First published in under title: A handbook of Greek and Roman architecture. Bibliography: pages [] Subjects: Architecture -- Greece -- History. | Architecture, Roman -- History. Other authors/contributors: Robertson, D. S. (Donald Struan), Handbook of Greek & Roman architecture: Also Titled: Greek and Roman architecture.


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After a framing introduction written by the editor, which compares ancient and modern notions of art and architecture, the Handbook is divided into five sections: Pictures from the Inside, Greek and Roman Art and Architecture in the Making, Ancient Contexts, Post-Antique Contexts, and Approaches/5(3).

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