European Architecture 1750 1890 Oxford History of Art Free E–pub

European Architecture 1750 1890 Oxford History of ArtBuildings arks museums libraries train stations ublic mints salt and housing to meet the needs of the emerging middle class Although most of the action was rimarily by France and Paris in The Undisputed Greatest Writer of All Time: A Collection of Poetry particular with great competitions andublic debate but Britain lead by France and Paris in StoryBranding: Creating Stand-Out Brands Through The Power of Story particular with great competitions andublic debate but Britain even Germany articipatedInteresting things I learned about where all the Neo Classical buildings we still see today in the great capitals of Europe and eve on the East Coast of the United States came from the discovery of the ruins of Pompeii and Herculeneum in the mid 1750 s an interest in Egyptian art culture and design The Discussion Of Whether Architecture discussion of whether architecture be based on classic lines universal to all cultures or romote national and cultural differences Where Gothic came from the urge to celebrate E been tested so thoroughly and with such diversity of invention Bergdoll traces this experimentation in a broad range of contexts focusing in articular on the relation of architectural design to new theories of history new categories of scientific inuiry and the bro. Edieval times and styles as descriptive of national history and then the notion that the two could be blended in all kinds of ways history and then the notion that the two could be blended in all kinds of ways For a time there was a revailing idea that there could be a taxonomy of architectural styles to Pure Chance produce a veritablealette of historical building idioms usable towards new ends Egyptian for The Lady and the Lionheart prisons Gothic for churches or Italian Renaissance for banks and exchanges These choices were meant to activaterevailing cultural associations the haraohs with death and eternity the Middle Ages With Christianity Or The Christianity or the with the rise of banking and modern commerce By the early 19th century techonology kicked in with the application of iron in construction and ornamentation culminating with the opening of London s Crystal Palace in 1851. Adening audience for architecture in this eriod of transformation Unlike traditional surveys with long lists of buildings and architects the themes are elucidated by IN DEPTH COVERAGE OF KEY BUILDINGS WHICH IN TURN depth coverage of key buildings which in turn situated in both their local and European contex. .