Ideal or Model?: Ancient Greece and Modern Architecture 1758-1958 (Reinterpreting Classicism: Culture, Reaction and Appropriation)

Ideal or Model?: Ancient Greece and Modern Architecture 1758-1958 (Reinterpreting Classicism: Culture, Reaction and Appropriation)

By: Martin Goalen (author)Hardback

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What did Greek Architecture really look like? Over the years it has been portrayed and drawn in different ways which have determined what people have said about it. This book looks at the historical tradition of representing Greek architecture with particular focus on the topics listed.

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Contents

Contents: Chapter 1: Introduction: Rome and Athens; PART ONE: BUILDINGS: Chapter II Doric; Chapter III: Ionic; Chapter IV: The Neo-Grec; PART TWO: BOOKS: Chapter V: Tectonics; Chapter VI Curves; Chapter VII The City; Chapter VIII Conclusion: L'esprit nouveau

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/09/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780754602569
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9780754602569
  • ISBN10: 0754602567

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