"An Order in architecture is a certain assemblage of parts subject to uniform
established ... Each style has distinctive capitals at the top of columns and
horizontal .... characterized by a sl...
They have a capital (the top, or crown) made of a circle topped by a square. The
shaft (the tall part of the column) is plain and has 20 sides. There is no base in
the ... The area above the column, called the frieze [pronounced "freeze"], had
simple patterns. Above the ... The Ionic style is a little more decorative than the ...
The elegantly designed column has a capital formed by two sets of volutes, ... In
between the volutes is an echinus decorated with an egg-and-dart pattern.
Oct 30, 2012 ... Celebrated examples of this type of column may be seen in the Pantheon of
Rome. ... The evolution of columns in the ancient world has been classified ... a
base and carried sculpted decoration of leaves on the column shaft ... whose
columns were wider at the bottom and had a simple capital but no base.
... Neoclassical architecture that are defined by the particular type of column and
entablature they ... A column consists of a shaft together with its base and its
capital. .... The Tuscan has an unfluted shaft and a simple echinus-abacus capital
. ... its capital is composed of Ionic volutes and Corinthian acanthus-leaf
Column shafts were often decorated with colorful depictions in painted, carved ...
Also, the shape of the capital, the top of the column, had a plant theme as well,
and at ... Actually, the type of column was usually, but not always, dictated by its ...
The simple, lotus bud form of the column enjoyed widespread use in the Old and
Sep 15, 2011 ... Note that while Bramante used the classic Doric column capital, he broke from ...
and triglyphs (three raised bars) alternating with metopes (sculptural decoration).
... Remember that Doric has a plain capital, Ionic a scroll and ...
May 20, 1997 ... Types of Arches: depressed, horseshoe, intersecting, round, ogee or ogive. ... It
resembles a barrel or tunnel which has been cut in half lengthwise ... block,
cushion, or cubic capital: A very simple cube-like capital with bottom ... capital:
Decorative element that divides a column or pier from the masonry ...
capital Decorative element that divides a column or pier from the masonry ...
block, cushion, or cubic capital: A simple cube-like capital with bottom corners
tapered. ... It is decorated with 3 superimposed rows of carved foliage (acanthus
leaves) ... An Ionic capital has a volute, or a spiral scroll-like carving, on each
side as its ...