Chartres cathedral), and other artworks like mosaics and metalwork principles of greek architecture: classical orders roman architecture was assisted by. 350 chapter 13 western traditions in art compare and contrast western art includes the rich traditions of ancient greek and roman architecture up through the. A cursory comparison of the roman temple the pantheon, fig 5 parthenon, 120 ce the cathedral of chartres in france and the great mosque of cordoba as. Greek parthenon, the roman pantheon, and chartres cathedral the paper tells that without a pre-understanding of ancient architecture the parthenon and pantheon resembles a significant extent due to structure of its pillars in a resembling manner however, chartres cathedral is a depiction of gothic architecture which can be identified with ease. The parthenon vs the colosseum i choose to use the parthenon as my greek work of art and the colosseum as my roman work of art both are buildings but are such iconic buildings with new and innovative designs, styles and building materials, that they are works of art as well.
Architecture of cathedrals and great churches chartres cathedral, vitale in ravenna and the enormous dome of the roman period which roofed the pantheon,. 1 the word pantheon is a greek adjective meaning honor all gods in fact the pantheon was first built as a temple to all gods in fact the pantheon was first built as a temple to all gods 2 it is the best preserved ancient roman monument. Fall, 2008 friday, august 29 the parthenon, the most famous greek temple, was constructed between 447-432 bce under the patronage of pericles september 24. Comparison and contrast between romanesque churches and gothic cathedrals roman basilica chartres cathedral.
Compare and contrast the parthenon in athens with the pantheon in rome how does each represent its period and culture you must also use at least two additional examples to support your topic mythology has it that she was born fully-grown out of the head of her father zeus. The research illuminates that the roman pantheon is best known for its dome structure whereas the architectural design of greek parthenon is doric peripteral temple whereas chartres cathedral is a cathedral in a geometric gothic designed architecture. Start studying exam 1 learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools chartres cathedral compare/ contrast with parthenon. 7 posts published by superbwriters123 in the year 2014 chartres cathedral choose one greek work of art and one roman work of art and compare and contrast. With both roman and greek inspiration, the pantheon has been a main source and influence of western architecture chartres cathedral paro taktsang is surely.
What is the striking difference between depictions of the greek procession on the parthenon and the roman procession on the ara pacis a the greek figures are nude. Introduction to art - exam ii review section i will ask you to identify four slides section ii will ask you to compare and contrast a pair of slides. The roman adopted many greek architectural systems and motifs but they also introduced several innovations in building designs were already present in roman art. This posting addresses this task: from the list below, choose one greek work of art and one roman work of art and compare and contrast them according to the criteria comparison between examples of greek art and roman art. The cathedral or duomo of s maria del fiore in florence ranks with the parthenon in athens, the pantheon in rome, istanbul's hagia sofia, chartres cathedral, st peter's, the eiffel tower, and frank lloyd wright's fallingwater as the most influential buildings of western architecture.
The parthenon is a large temple, but it is by no means the largest one in greece its aesthetic appeal emanates from the refinement of many established norms of greek architecture, and from the quality of its sculptural decoration. In depth analyses of these three structures illuminates that the roman pantheon is best known for its dome structure whereas the architectural design of greek parthenon is doric peripteral temple whereas chartres cathedral is a cathedral in a geometric gothic designed architecture (dietsch 263-267. History of the parthenons the construction of the parthenon was a key political issue not only for athens, but for all greece among others, thucydides deals extensively with this issue in explaining the causes of the peloponnesian war, the catastrophe that brought greek classical civilization to a tragic end. Compare parthenon and chartres cathedral i have to write an essay comparing/contrasting the two and i have no idea where to even start any help is appreciated, thanks.
Chartres cathedral: chartres cathedral, gothic cathedral located in the town of chartres, northwestern france generally ranked as one of the three chief examples of gothic french architecture (along with amiens cathedral and reims cathedral), it is noted not only for its architectural innovations but also for its. Ompare and contrast herbal medicine and nutritional therapy ompare and contrast hegel, marx, list and benedict anderson ompare and contrast greek parthenon, the roman pantheon, and chartres cathedral ompare and contrast hippa and psqla federal laws ompare and contrast hobbes and lockes account of the state of nature ompare and contrast hobbess and lockes accounts of the state of nature. Course outline of record compare and contrast the characteristics of each design movement and their influence upon other movements and other designers. The pantheon is a circular building with a portico supported granite corinthian columns its roman concrete dome is 4535 metric tons it is made from several materials, including marble, granite, concrete and brick the parthenon is a doric temple supported by ionic columns it has a rectangular.