My basket contains:

0 items £0.00

View Basket

£8.99

Add to basket
Price in Euros €10.67
Price in USD $11.83
Select your currency
Calculated price

FREE UK Postage for online orders over £60

Terms and conditions apply

Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon

Henri Stierlin

  • Format: Book

  • Pages: 224

  • Publisher: Taschen

  • Date Published: Mar 2009

  • Stock Code: 68298

  • ISBN: 9783836510387

  • Binding: Hardback

Average Rating: Be the first to rate this product!
Your Rating:
Total rating: 0 out of 5
Total votes: 0

Description

From the superb mausoleum of Mausolus in Halicarnassus, stop by the shrine to Apollo at Delphi with its famous oracle, or pass through the imposing Lion Gate in Mycenae. This "picture book journey" takes us through all the important architectural sites in ancient Greece. "Noble simplicity, quiet proportions" was how the distinguished archaeologist Johann Joachim Winckelmann once described Greek culture, and the beauty of classical art certainly lies in its simplicity.

This book is a comprehensive introduction to the architecture of perfect harmony and proportion, and a journey into the splendid art of the Mediterranean.

Related Items



Egypt - World Architecture Series Book by  book cover | Buy Egypt - World Architecture Series from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

Egypt - World Architecture Series: From Prehistory to the Romans

The architecture of the pharaohs represents some of the most impressive creative work ever produced in Egyptian art and yet it has never been...

£8.99

Add to basket
Egypt - World Architecture Series Book by  book cover | Buy Egypt - World Architecture Series from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

Egypt - World Architecture Series: From Prehistory to the Romans

The architecture of the pharaohs represents some of the most impressive creative work ever produced in Egyptian art and yet it has never been...

£8.99

Add to basket

Post a Review

You need to be logged in to post a review

Customers Who Bought This Also Bought



Renovations: An Inspirational Design PrimerExtract is available for this book

Renovations: An Inspirational Design Primer

The UK’s housing stock has proved to be remarkably durable, as houses from the 18th and 19th centuries are still adaptable to the... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon Renovations: An Inspirational Design Primer

Renovations: An Inspirational Design PrimerExtract is available for this book

Renovations: An Inspirational Design Primer

The UK’s housing stock has proved to be remarkably durable, as houses from the 18th and 19th centuries are still adaptable to the... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon Renovations: An Inspirational Design Primer

Principal Designer's Handbook: Guide to the CDM Regulations 2015 Extract is available for this book

Principal Designer's Handbook: Guide to the CDM Regulations 2015

The new CDM regulations came into force on 6 April 2015 changing the face of construction health and safety riskmanagement on construction projects... (more)

£25.00

Add to basket
Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon Principal Designer's Handbook: Guide to the CDM Regulations 2015

Small Projects HandbookExtract is available for this book

Small Projects Handbook

This hands-on, no-nonsense guide to running smaller projects up to £1m in value will become your ‘bible’ in day-to-day practice... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon Small Projects Handbook

Tall Buildings: A Strategic Design Guide : 2nd Edition

Tall Buildings: A Strategic Design Guide : 2nd Edition

Tall Buildings: A Strategic Design Guide is an authoritative guide to the key issues and considerations associated with planning, creating and... (more)

£40.00

Add to basket
Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon Tall Buildings: A Strategic Design Guide : 2nd Edition

Future CampusExtract is available for this book

Future Campus

This book aims to help architects, design teams and University clients (estates departments, and academics) in their pursuit of practical and... (more)

£40.00

Add to basket
Greece - World Architecture Series: From Mycenae to the Parthenon Future Campus

Recently Viewed