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Classical architecture / produced and directed by Victoria Taylor.

Other author/creatorMarlow, Tim, 1963-
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities (Firm)
Other author/creatorBritish Broadcasting Corporation.
Format Video (VHS)
Publication InfoPrinceton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2001.
Description1 videocassette (29 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Subject(s)
Series Culture fix
Culture fix. ^A511688
Abstract Examines the strong and lasting influence of the buildings of the Greek and Roman empires on generations of architects. The program classifies the Doric, Ionic and Corinthian styles of Greece and the Tuscan and composite styles of Rome. Examples are drawn from the ancient world as well as the Renaissance and neo-Classical period, with references to Inigo Jones, Vitruvius, Lord Burlington, Palladio, William Chambers, Robert and John Adams, and John Soanes. Discusses Prince Charles' views and influence on modern architecture.
General noteOriginally produced by the BBC as an episode in the series Culture fix.
Performer Tim Marlow, presenter; participants include: Quinlan Terry, Maxwell Hutchison, Dan Cruickshank, Robert Adam, Charles Jencks.
Technical detailsVHS.

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner Compact VHS NA260 .C62 2001 ✔ Available Place Hold

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