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Greek architecture

Allan Marquand

Greek architecture

by Allan Marquand

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Greek.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Allan Marquand ...
    SeriesHandbooks of archaeology and antiquities
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA270 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx p., 1 l., 425 p.
    Number of Pages425
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7006718M
    LC Control Number09008999
    OCLC/WorldCa910192

    Greek architecture has provided the vocabulary of the orders, syntactic and semantic criteria about nature and the value of architecture, and the idea of an ordered space as the setting for social functions, which the reader will discover in a surprising way in this new generation of History of Art books for the new media in the digital culture. The architecture of Ancient Greece is the architecture produced by the Greek-speaking people (Hellenic people) whose culture flourished on the Greek mainland and Peloponnesus, the .

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    Greek architecture by A. W. Lawrence, R. A. Tomlinson; 14 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Architecture, Architecture, Greek, Greek Architecture, History. Greek and Roman Architecture book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This illustrated study of the rise, development and dec /5.


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For any serious student of classical antiquity, lawrence's treatment of greek architecture is a must-read. it is a elegantly illustrated volume, full of plans, drawings and photographs. the text is well-written and easy to understand, even for a beginner to the field/5(6).

This splendid book discusses the development of Greek architecture in the Aegean and other Greek lands from its earliest beginnings around until the first century B.C. The eminent scholar A.W. Lawrence considers the evolution of the magnificent temples of the Hellenic age, focusing in particular on their function, geometry, and proportions/5.

GREEK ARCHITECTURE BY ALLAN MARQUAND, PH.D., L.H.D. PROFESSOR OF ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY IN PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PREFACE IN publishing this treatise on Greek Architecture I wish to acknowledge my obligations to many writers.

These are all recorded in the List of Abbreviations at the end of the volume and in the references given in the text. While the book is essentially a review of classic Greek architecture and its representative components such as Doric and Ionic columns, combining these are places of worship and governance, there were a few bits on domestic architecture/5.

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