Greek and Roman Architecture in Classic Drawings

Perhaps the best checklist of classical architectural aspect ever made. carried out within the difficult means of India ink and water colour rendering, the illustrations contain the Parthenon, Roman temples, Pantheon, Colosseum, many others. exceptional three-dimensionality and results of scale. improved with Introductory Notes by means of John Blatteau and Christiane Sears. Notes. Preface. 127 plates.

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