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Unformatted text preview: 1. Egg test vi. Competing with ancient builders too vii.Dome within a dome to make it lighter viii. Lateral forces 1. Ribs help 2. Layering and crossing of bricks herringbone pattern a. Interlocking bricks, support in both directions b. Exterior of dome 3. Built ring by ring, so each ring supports itself II. Mantua a. Sant Andrea b. Alberti c. Larger side chapels d. Larger transept e. (see paper) f. Gothic St. Denis Comparison i. Albert = symmetry ii. St. Denis = fortress, sic et non, sculpture III. Rome...
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