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Image from page 86 of "New guide of Rome, Naples and their environs" (1844) celebrity style guide
Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: newguideofromena00vasi Title: New guide of Rome, Naples and their environs Year: 1844 (1840s) Authors: Vasi, Mariano Nibby, A. (Antonio), 1792-1839 Subjects: Publisher: Rome : Montaldini Contributing Library: University of California Libraries Digitizing Sponsor: Internet Archive View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: of egyptian granite; some are 12 feet in cir-cumference , and 40 in height comprizing the basis andcapital. The friese is ornamented internally with foliageand arabesques belonging in part to the primitive templeand of the fine period of Roman architecture, but tlieothers are evidently of the IV century. Several chambers of a brick construction as usedunder Adrian have been recently discovered near thistemple, the columns and capitals being profusely adornedwith trophies and victories appear to be of the time ofSeptimius Severus. An inscription on an entablature ofthe portico indicates that in these chambers were thestatues of the twelve divinities called Consenles whosenames have been preserved by Ennius in the followingcadcr: Juno, Yesta, Minerva, Ceres, Diana, Venus, Mars,Mercujy, Jupiter, Neptune, Vulcan, Apollo: and thatthese statues were restored by Pretcxtat, prefect of Romein tlie year 368 of the christian era. On the right of the temple of Jupiter Tonans are theremains of the Text Appearing After Image: % Second day. 37 TEMPLE OF CONCORD. This edifice , so intercsling in Roman liistory and inthe topograpliv of the ancient city, was discovered undera mass of marble fragments of excellent workmanship.Three votive inscriptions, one highly preserved, havedetermined its position and agree with the testimony ofancient writers. Some vestiges of the cells with fragments of gialloantico, africano , and violet marble are now the onlyremains. It appears by these fragments that the interiorcolumns, the base of which was highly finished and ofthe style of those found at the thermae of Titus , were ofgiallo antico and violet marble. An inscription preservesthe name of M. Antonius Geminus, prefect of the militarytreasure, who dedicated the temple, which seems to havebeen destroyed by fire before the YlII century. ROMAN FORUM. The celebrity of this spot, the most classic of ancientRome, has induced antiquarians to trace its limits andassign to each edifice its peculiar locality. The system ofNardini Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.

Image from page 342 of "Breeder and sportsman" (1882) celebrity style guide
Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: breedersportsma281896sanf Title: Breeder and sportsman Year: 1882 (1880s) Authors: Subjects: Horses Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : [s.n.] Contributing Library: San Francisco Public Library Digitizing Sponsor: California State Library Califa/LSTA Grant View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: Vol. XXVIII. No. 22.So. 313 BUSH STREET. SAN FKANCISCO, SATURDAY, MAY 30, 189C. SUBSCRIPTIONTHREE DOLLARS A TEAR Text Appearing After Image: BAY DISTRICT TRACK. Written- for the Breeder and Sportsman.; i BAY DISTRICT TRACK. JOS CAIEN SIMPSON. â– To attempt even an outline of the most prominentfeatureslof the twenty-two years, which the active lifeof this metropolitan race coarse has covered, in a coupleof chapters, is assuredly hazardous. Even a chron-ological sketch of the events that have been]decided there,would require a good deal of room, and summaries, afterthe style which prevails in Year Books and Turf Guides wouldoccupy a great deal of space. Many of the notabilities of the period have gained highhonor on the oval among the hills, harness racers of thehighest class, aod turf celebrities, winning fresh laurels andreceiving the hearty plaudits of fair women and bravemen within sound of the breakers at the entrance ofGolden Gate. In 1676, one of the most excil ;Dg cantest3 of the season wasthe California Oik3, somewhat poorly named, but as it was arace of heats of four miles confined lo mire3 and 611ies, theadoption Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.

Image from page 171 of "An encyclopaedia of architecture, historical, theoretical, & practical. New ed., rev., portions rewritten, and with additions by Wyatt Papworth" (1888) celebrity style guide
Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: 2encyclopaediaof00gwiluoft Title: An encyclopaedia of architecture, historical, theoretical, & practical. New ed., rev., portions rewritten, and with additions by Wyatt Papworth Year: 1888 (1880s) Authors: Gwilt, Joseph, 1784-1863 Papworth, Wyatt Angelicus Van Sandau, 1822-1894 Subjects: Architecture Architects Publisher: London Longmans, Green Contributing Library: Architecture Landscape Design - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: MSN View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: practice of the ancients does the style of our master ajjjjcar to be, th:itit is, with but few modifications, suited to all nations, and just such as the ancients themselveswould have adopted. Les fermes, observes Le Grand in his parallele, que diriieaitIalladio et (]uil couvrait de tuiles on duii chaume rustique, Iemportent de beaucoup surles ])alais somptueux de Porromini, ou sur les riches et bizarres productions de Guariiio(iuarini. Certain, indeed, it is that simplicity, unity, and style are more powerful meansiif producing grandeur, than great volume or large masses unskilfully handled. A tine in-stance of this is seen in the fa9ade of the Thiene palace at \icenza, fig. 175. ( See next paqe ) 354. The number of ))alaces and villas with which Palladio emiched the Venetian and\icentine territories is almost incredible: the variety of plan and elevation in them seems*s inexhaustible as iheir luunber. To the buildings above referred to may be added the 1/50 HISTORY OF ARCHITECTUKE. Text Appearing After Image: Fig. IT.i. ElB Chap. II. I TALI.AN. 151 Carita at Vfuice. wliicli is a lovely specimen of liis style. His grandest cliurch is tliat DelRetlentore at Venice. Generally in the facades of his churches tliere are abuses, whereof it isscarcely credible he would have been guilty: such are the two half jjediments in the churchwe have just mentioned. The theatre built iijion the ancient model for the Olympic.Academy at Vicenza gained great rejjutation for him. Palladio died in 1580. ^35. The last architect of the Venetian school who obtained celebrity was VincenzoScamozzi. The son of an architect, and born in a country which had become the nurseryof the art, his powers were exhibited at an early age. Like Ialladio and other greatmasters, he selected for his principal guides the antiquities of the Eternal City, and thej)recei)ts of Vitruvius, whose work at that period was considered of high importance, as intruth it really was. There is no doubt that Scamoz/.i was much indebted to the worksof Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.

 
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