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Semester Final Study guide for Architecture Test

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  1. Renaissance. , dome, lightweight easily supported, efficient construction(cut costs), herringbone, stabilized dome, double shell, gothic=ribbed vaulting, roman=oculus, Renaissance=Lantern at top of dome
  2. Renaissance. Built by Palladio. 100% symmetrical. Beauty of a church brought to a home. Risky because it secularized the Dome.
  3. Baroque. Sat on a corner lot. Long interior: L of GLOP. Large columns, deep niches, chairoscuro, and verticality.
  4. Ancient Rome. Designed for War Heroes and decorated with statues and trophies. Built with many vaults stacked behind another

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  1. Great Wall of ChinaAncient Rome. Designed for War Heroes and decorated with statues and trophies. Built with many vaults stacked behind another

          

  2. VersaillesBaroque. Originally a hunting lodge. Louis XIV turned it into a governmental building. 250 acres, 1300 rooms, 2,000 windows. No bathrooms. Blurred contours, undulations, scrollwork, vases, and garland (O in GLOP). Had the Royal chapel, mercury room hall of mirrors, etc

          

  3. Angkor WatAncient Rome; carried water from mountains. Made of waterproof concrete. 11 were in Rome. Under Emperor Claudius' reign, aqueducts went to public fountains, baths, and to fountains for the wealthy

          

  4. AqueductsAncient Rome; carried water from mountains. Made of waterproof concrete. 11 were in Rome. Under Emperor Claudius' reign, aqueducts went to public fountains, baths, and to fountains for the wealthy

          

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