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Classical Style Greco Roman design concepts: basic design concepts are greek preserved: to perseve what greeeks created we have to look at alexander the great. Alexander the Great: spread the idea of everything greek, preserving greek concepts Rome: sum of everything that came before them; They like something their gonna take it. Adapted greek concepts. And styles. Greek Art disappeared: we have nothing; none of the greek art; pottery, but most of what was originally theres weve only heard about it or seen copies of it. Style- Classical proportion: must be proportion; even and balanced harmony: All parts must fit the whole picture; nothing odd, disturbing or out of place symmetry: mathematical correspondance of all the parts. Ten Books on Architecture: what it is to be of classical style; sums up greek style Vittruvious Pollio: author sources: makes clear of his sources; the greeks aesthetics: explains what is pleasing to the eye, what is not pleasing to the eye. Structure: explains architectural structure
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