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Greek architecture [microform]

Allan Marquand

Greek architecture [microform]

by Allan Marquand

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Allan Marquand.
SeriesHandbooks of archaeology and antiquities
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/7713 (N)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 425 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill., plans ; 21 cm.
Number of Pages425
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2623317M
LC Control Number85190933

De architectura (On architecture, published as Ten Books on Architecture) is a treatise on architecture written by the Roman architect and military engineer Marcus Vitruvius Pollio and dedicated to his patron, the emperor Caesar Augustus, as a guide for building the only treatise on architecture to survive from antiquity, it has been regarded since the Renaissance as the first book. 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 .

architecture, the art of building in which human requirements and construction materials are related so as to furnish practical use as well as an aesthetic solution, thus differing from the pure utility of engineering construction. As an art, architecture is essentially abstract and nonrepresentational and involves the manipulation of the relationships of spaces, volumes, planes, masses, and.   The design of Ancient Greece is the engineering delivered by the Greek-talking individuals (Hellenic individuals) whose society prospered on the Greek .

  Scholars who study Greek architecture generally refer to three orders: Doric, Ionic and Corinthian. These impressive columns, arches and more continue to appear in architecture today in sometimes surprising ways. Understanding Greek architecture allows you to . The earliest surviving written work on architecture is Roman architect Marcus Vitruvius’ De architectura (Ten Books on Architecture), which was written in the early 1st century AD. Vitruvius has written in his book that a good building must satisfy three main qualities, which are firmitas, utilitas, venustas. Referring to firmness.


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