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Unformatted text preview: windows in drum windows in dome CONSTRUCTION TERMINOLOGY Obelisk lantern double and triple domes EXAMPLE OF BUILDINGS Renaissance cathedrals (Florence, Rome, London) Renaissance villas Andrea Palladio Wrote books about architecture (4 books of architecture) symmetrical US Capitol (Washington) St. Maria Del Fiori in Florence 8 pendentives St. Pietro (St. Peters) in Rome 4 pendentives St. Paul in London Triple dome system 8 pendentives Catenary curve lantern ARCHITECT/BUILDER/SCIENTIST/ARTIST Brunalleschi Leonardo da Vinci Galileo Michelangello Bernini New courtyard with obelisk and colonnade Palladio Medici Cristopher Wren Dellaporta- apprentice to Michelangelo Completed st. Peters with Michelangelos plan Carlo Maderno Added new building and faade...
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course COSC 153 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.
- Spring '08