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semi-cylindrical in cross section; a deep arch or uninterrupted series of arches one behind another
series of engaged columns all around the siddes and back of the cella to give appearance of peripteral colonnade
squared-off and left with a more or less rough surface, with a deep "V" emphasizing edges of each block
civic building for legal and other civic proceedings, rectangular in plan with an entrance usually on a long side
the convention of the same figure appearing more than once in the same space at different stages in a story
technique in which pigment is mixed with hot wax and applied to the surface while hot
a multistory apartment ouse, generally made of a brick-faced concrete; also refers to an entire city block
Subterranean network of rock cut galleries and chambers, designed as cemeteries for burial of dead
continuous, narrow surface (projecting or recessed) designed to break up a surface, to accent or to decorate
an ornament, usually in bands but also covering broad surfaces, consisting of interlocking geometric motifs
a pediment open or broken at the apex; gap filled with an urn, cartouche, or other ornament
sunken panel in the shape of a rectangle, square, or octagon in a ceiling or vault; used in Pantheon's construction to keep it light with such a big dome
painted, carved, or sculpted ornament having a circular ornament parts radiating out from the center like petals of a rose
as distance between an object and viewer increases, contrast between the object and it background is reduced
paintings (and sometimes sculpture) that depict familiar objects such as household items and food.
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