ARC 642 Architectural Theory and Design Research

Documenting the research, thoughts, and potential conclusion on the role of architectural imagery through past, present, and futures.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

James Stuart and Nicholas Revett, Antiquities of Athens

1 comment:

  1. one plate of Antiquities of Athens illustrating the precise measurements for an Ionic spiral. Prior to this, spiral depiction was limited to careful hand-eye coordination of observation. Now that "official dimensions" were documented, accurate representations and duplications could be made.