10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AMPHIPROSTYLE»
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Cyclopedia of Architecture: Historical, Descriptive, ...
A temple which has a portico in both fronts. This word, says M. Quatre- mere,
describes a particular kind of temple, of which the cellu had no external lateral
corridors or aisles. The amphiprostyle temple had columns, in front called
Sacred architecture, its rise, progress and present state
The Plan of a Greek Temple—The temples of the Greeks are described
according to their external arrangement on the plan, as being either in antis,
prostyle, amphiprostyle, periptera], pseudo-peripteral, dipteral, or pseudo-dipteral
; and ...
Sacred Architecture, its rise, progress and present state, ...
Amphiprostyle, when both ends of the temple terminate in prostyle. Cleithros (
sXtiflpoc) . A term used for a temple entirely covered with a roof, in
contradistinction to Hypaethral, one inserted over the cella. Tetrastyle, (rtrpa four
<n-u\oc column) ...
Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture
amphiprostyle. amphiprostyle Marked by columns in porticoes only at the front
and back (of a classical temple), not on the sides. amphistylar Said of a classical
temple having columns across the length of both sides or across both ends.
The Architecture of Ancient Greece: An Account of Its ...
... Temple of Artemis at Lusoi (Doric). Tetrastyle prostyle — Temple of Dionysus at
Pergamum (Doric). Tetrastyle amphiprostyle — -Temple of Artemis Propylaea at
Eleusis (Doric); Temples on the Ilissus and of Nike Apteros at Athens (Ionic).
William Bell Dinsmoor, 1950
An Encyclopædia of Architecture: Historical, Theoretical, ...
The appearance in front of this species is the same as the amphiprostyle temple,
which is given in Jig. 1048., and wherein columns are also placed in front of the
anta*. Of the prostyle temple, an example, that of the temple of Jupiter and ...
The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of ...
This would leave (independently of the internal hypsthral disposition in the
particular instance) an exact representation of what is intended, in its ordinary
acceptation, by the term Amphiprostyle, or, to retain the Greek form,
Amphiprostylos ; and ...
The Music of the Eye; Or, Essays on the Principles of the ...
Of mixed style in simple distribution. Antis of Vitruvius. Prostyle, and
amphiprostyle. but simple distribution; his Antis, Prostyle, Amphiprostyle,
Peripteral, Hypmthral, Dipteral, and Pseudodipteral, are all simple distributions. (
Vide Vitruvius, lib. iii.
The Travellers Art Companion to the Museums and Ancient ...
A well-known example, though no longer extant, having been destroyed by the
Turks since Stuart's time. ,, Nike Apteros . Ionic . Tetrastyle,amphiprostyle.
Recently explored, and since rebuilt. ,. Jupiter Olym- Corinthian Decastyie,
Finis Pyramidis: Or, Disquisitions Concerning the Antiquity ...
This much being sufficiently proved ; before I draw the inference in contemplation
, I have next to prove, the original temple was amphiprostyle, and hex- itstyle.
Here I have to combat an apparent opposition* from the definitions of Vitruvius,
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