Art journal 1 - What do the figures or objects in the work represent or symbolize The Pantheon was dedicated to all the gods or to be more specific the

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What do the figures or objects in the work represent or symbolize? The Pantheon was dedicated to all the gods or, to be more specific, the seven Roman gods. It is most likely that the golden dome of the Oantheon represented the Dome of Heaven. This structure is a domed steam chamber that foreshadows the basic features of the Pantheon, which are a hemispherical dome, an equivalent measurement between height and width, and a circular opening in the center. Domes built before the Pantheon have been decorated to symbolize the heavens, but no other structure emphasizzed this idea more effectively than the Pantheon. As its name suggests, the Pantheon was dedicated to all the gods or, more precisely, to the seven planetary gods. It is therefore likely that the golden dome represented the Dome of Heaven. This structure is a domed steam chamber that foreshadows the basic features of the Pantheon, which are a hemispherical dome, an equivalent measurement between height and width, and a circular opening in the center. Domes built before the Pantheon have been
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