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, printed from the Looking at Buildings website on Tuesday 25th January 2022

Styles & Traditions

sectionGlossary Term [1] are designed to provide an introduction to understanding some of the major stylistic and conceptual developments in architecture since the RomanGlossary Term [2] period and their revival and reinterpretation in architecture up to the present day. Choose from:

Classical Architecture [3]

with a guide to the OrdersGlossary Term [4] and explanation of the use and influence of the classicalGlossary Term [5] tradition.

The Medieval Tradition [6]

explanation of the development of the GothicGlossary Term [7] style and medieval building traditions in houses, castles and the great churches


Last updated: Monday, 18th April 2011