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Schematic Reconstruction Drawing of Çatal Hüyük (Level VI)
Çatal Hüyük, Turkey
c. 6000-5900 BCE
Neolithic Period

White Temple and Ziggurat
Uruk (modern Warka), Iraq
c. 3200-3000 BCE

Pyramids of Giza
Menkaure, c. 2490-2472 BCE
Khafre, c. 2520-2494 BCE
Khufu, c. 2551-2528 BCE
Old Kingdom

Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut
Deir el-Bahri, Egypt
c. 1473-1458 BCE
New Kingdom

General view of Karnak
Karnak, Egypt
begun 15th century BCE
New Kingdom

Hypostyle Hall at Temple of Amun
Karnak, Egypt
c. 1290 BCE
New Kingdom

General view of the Acropolis
Athens, Greece
447-405 BCE
Classical Period

Temple of Athena Parthenos ("Parthenon")
Iktinos and Kallikrates
Acropolis, Athens, Greece
447-438/432 BCE
Classical Period

Tomb of Philip II
Great Tumulus
Vergina, Greece
c. 340-310 BCE

Forum of Trajan
Apollodorus of Damascus
Rome, Italy
dedicated 112 CE

Flavian Amphitheatre ("Colosseum")
Rome, Italy
70-80 CE

Rome, Italy
118-125 CE

Tomb of Marcus Vergilius Eurysaces
Rome, Italy
late 1st century BCE

House of the Vettii (atrium and peristyle courtyard)
Pompeii, Italy
2nd century BCE and later

Old St. Peter's
Rome, Italy
begun c. 333
Early Christian

Hagia Sophia
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of Miletus
Constantinople (modern Istanbul), Turkey

San Vitale
Ravenna, Italy

Notre Dame, Paris
Paris, France
French Gothic

Gloucester Cathedral
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
English Romanesque and Gothic

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