Greek and Roman Architecture in Classic Drawings by Hector d'Espouy

By Hector d'Espouy


This Dover variation, first released in 1999, is an unabridged republication of the paintings first released in “The Classical the US sequence in paintings and Architecture” via W. W. Norton & corporation, big apple, in 1981 less than the name Fragments from Greek and Roman structure: The Classical the USA version of Hector d’Espouy’s Plates.

Perhaps the best checklist of classical architectural aspect ever made. finished within the challenging means of India ink and water colour rendering, the illustrations contain the Parthenon, Roman temples, Pantheon, Colosseum, many others. remarkable three-dimensionality and results of scale.

Enhanced with Introductory Notes via John Blatteau and Christiane Sears. Notes. Preface. 127 plates.

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