Greek revival

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Greek revival:

see classic revivalclassic revival,
widely diffused phase of taste (known as neoclassic) which influenced architecture and the arts in Europe and the United States during the last years of the 18th and the first half of the 19th cent.
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The year culminated with the opening of the Great Court at the British Museum -- Foster and Partners' glamorous restoration to glory of Robert Smirke's Greek Revivalist courtyard and of his brother Sydney's famous round reading room, and the practice's addition to the courtyard of a billowing glass roof.
The asylum itself is no foreboding presence; it is simply a former "plantation mansion of the Greek revivalist style, with broad veranda and towering Doric columns" that now had "bars on the upper windows.