Styles in Architecture - Index page

Learn to easily distinguish each style in Architecture.

Index

Learn about the history of architecture from Antiquity to 1850

Introduction

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Interiors

  • Introduction;
  • Renaissance vs Baroque vs Neoclassical interior design;
  • The ceiling: styles comparison;
  • Similarities, differences and peculiarities;
  • Elements of each style.
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Classical Architecture

  • Introduction: the Greek and Roman art;
  • Architectural orders;
  • The decorative elements;
  • Elements of each style.
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The Baroque

  • From Mannerism to Baroque: from the school of Fontainebleau to the Louis XIV style;
  • The Roman Baroque;
  • The late Baroque: the Rococo of Louis XV
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The Neoclassical

  • The Greek and Etruscan styles. G.B. Piranesi;
  • Winchelmann, Pompeii, Herculaneum and the Grand Tour;
  • Robert Adam and the Palladian style;
  • Luigi Vanvitelli;
  • The Empire style.
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Introduction

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Interiors

  • Introduction;
  • Renaissance vs Baroque vs Neoclassical interior design;
  • The ceiling: styles comparison;
  • Similarities, differences and peculiarities;
  • Elements of each style.
pantheon

Classical Architecture

  • Introduction: the Greek and Roman art;
  • Architectural orders;
  • The decorative elements;
  • Elements of each style.
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The Baroque

  • From Mannerism to Baroque: from the school of Fontainebleau to the Louis XIV style;
  • The Roman Baroque;
  • The late Baroque: the Rococo of Louis XV

The Neoclassical

  • The Greek and Etruscan styles. G.B. Piranesi;
  • Winchelmann, Pompeii, Herculaneum and the Grand Tour;
  • Robert Adam and the Palladian style;
  • Luigi Vanvitelli;
  • The Empire style.
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