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Classical architecture

The architecture of Hellenic Greece and Imperial Rome on which the Italian Renaissance and subsequent styles were based. The five orders, the Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Tuscan, and Composite, are a characteristic feature.

Classical architecture

The architecture of Hellenic Greece and Imperial Rome on which the Italian Renaissance and subsequent styles such as the Baroque and the Classic Revival based their development. The Five Orders are a characteristic feature. See illustrations under order.
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These enthusiasms culminated in 1914 with Richardson's publication of Monumental Classic Architecture in Great Britain and Ireland during the XVIIIth & XIXth Centuries.
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Elegantly positioned on a breathtakingly beautiful lot, the main house and three detached guest suites have all been exquisitely restored and remodelled by the current owner to exacting standards and with great respect for the original classic architecture," he said.
ARCHITECTURAL GEMS Copenhagen combines classic architecture with more modern buildings, offering something for everyone