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DORIC ORDER
SYSTEM OF ORDERS DEFINED THE IDEAL PROPORTIONS FOR ALL COMPONENTS OF TEMPLES ACCORDING TO SET MATHEMATICAL RATIOS
ENTABLATURE
HORIZONTAL ELEMENTS ATOP COLUMNS
BASIC DORIC TEMPLE FORMAT
RECTANGULAR MARLBE STRUCTURE, ENCIRCLED B DOUBLE ROW OF COLUMNS WITH PORTICO AT FRONT AND REAR
PARTHENON
SYMBOL OF ARCHITECTURAL REFINEMENT; MARBLE TEMPLE DEDICATED TO ATHENA, LOCATED ON ACROPOLIS
G/R BUILDING FORM DIFF.
TEMPLE/BASILICA, AMPHITHEATER, BATHS
G/R SHAPE DIF
RECTANGULAR/CIRCULAR, OVAL, COMPLEX
G/R MATERIAL DIF.
MARBLE/CONCRETE
G/R STRUCTURE DIF.
POST AND BEAM/ARCUATED WITH ARCH, VAULT, DOME
G/R DISTINGUISHING FEATURE DIF.
COLUMN/ARCH
G/R EMPHASIS DIF.
EXTERIOR SUCLPTURAL FORM/INTERIOR SPACE, UTILITY
G/R CEILINGS DIF.
LOW-PITCHED/SOARING
G/R INERIOR DIF.
SMALL, CRAMPED/VAST
G/R CITY CENTER DIF.
AGORA, FRAMED BY STOAS/FORUM
G/R SIZE DIF.
BASED ON HUMAN PROPORTIONS/HUGE
G/R SPIRIT DIF.
MODERATION/OSTENTATION
IONIC ORDER
SLOPING SITE INSPIRED IRREGULAR, SPLIT-LEVEL DESIGN, WITH NO CONTINUOUS COLONNADE, 4 SEPARAE PORTICOS AND COLUMNS OF DIF. HEIGHTS. ELABORATE ORNAMENTATION OF FRIEZES AND FILIGREE DEMONSTRATES THE FINE CARVING
CORINTHIAN ORDER
CAPITAL SHAPED LIKE INVERTED BELL SURROUNDED BY ACNTHUS LEAVES; TALLEST OF ORDERS
INNOVATIONS OF ROMAN ARCHITECTURE
ARCH, VAULT, DOME
ARCH
CAN SPAN 150FT AND WHEN KEYSTONE IS IN PLAC IT CAN SUPPORT ITSELF AND TOP LOADS
BARREL (TUNNEL)VAULT
ARCH IS EXTENDED IN STRAIGHT LINE OR MULTIPLIED IN DEPTH
CROSS (GROIN) VAULT
2 BARREL VAULTS INTERSECTED AT 90 DEGREES
DOME
AN ARCH ROTATED 360 DEGREES
PILASTERS
ROMAN COLUMNS USED THAT WERE ORNAMENTAL, FLATTENED AND SQUARED OFF
ROMAN WALLS AND SHELLS
MADE OF CONCRETE, LINED ON INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR WITH BRICK OR VENEER OF DECORATIVE STUCCO, FRESCO, MOSAIC, OR MARBLE
CHARACTERISTICS OF ROMAN ARCHITECTURE
RIGID, SYMMETRCIAL WITH RIGHT ANGLES AND LINEAR PROGRESSION; REVEALS ROMAN MANIA FOR CONTROL AND PROPAGANDA (THEY PLOW THROUGH NATURAL OBSTACLES TO CREATE DESIGNS PROMOTING POLITICAL AGENDA).