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  1. Palladian architecture is a European architectural style derived from the designs of the Venetian architect Andrea Palladio (1508–1580). What is today recognised as Palladian architecture evolved from his concepts of symmetry, perspective and the principals of formal classical temple architecture from the Ancient Greeks and Romans traditions.

    • Neo-Palladian

      The Baroque style, popular in continental Europe, was never...

    • Legacy

      By the 1770s in Britain, such architects as Robert Adam and...

  2. The main article for this category is Palladian architecture. Subcategories This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total. + Andrea Palladio buildings ‎ (2 C, 52 P) P Palladian architecture in Ireland ‎ (1 C, 12 P) Palladian architecture in the United Kingdom ‎ (2 C, 1 P) Palladian bridges ‎ (4 P) R

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  4. Palladian architecture is a featured article; it (or a previous version of it) has been identified as one of the best articles produced by the Wikipedia community. Even so, if you can update or improve it, please do so. This article appeared on Wikipedia's Main Page as Today's featured article on December 7, 2004. Current status: Featured article

  5. Dec 21, 2018 · English: Palladian architecture is a European style of architecture derived from the designs of the Italian architect Andrea Palladio (1508–1580). (→ Palladian architecture)

  6. Palladian designs were based on the symmetry and perspective of classical architecture, particularly the temples of the Ancient Greeks and Romans. It was characterised by proportions based on mathematics rather than ornament and its classical facades. Some of the defining features of Palladianism include: Corinthian columns .

  7. Andrea Palladio ( / pəˈlɑːdioʊ / pə-LAH-dee-oh; Italian: [anˈdrɛːa palˈlaːdjo]; 30 November 1508 – 19 August 1580) was an Italian Renaissance architect active in the Venetian Republic. Palladio, influenced by Roman and Greek architecture, primarily Vitruvius, [2] is widely considered to be one of the most influential individuals in ...

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