TITLE

The Academic Revivals

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
American Houses: A Field Guild to the Architecture of the Home;2004, p289
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the influence of Classical and Italian Renaissance architecture on the American architectural designs. Classical architectural designs were applied to thousands of new buildings, including government offices, museums, courthouses, hospitals, prisons, libraries, and universities. The Classical and the Italian architectural designs were generally adopted by rich Americans.
ACCESSION #
31834142

 

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