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Link STUART & REVETT: THE ANTIQUITIES OF ATHENS

The English architects James Stuart and Nicholas Revett visited Athens from 1751 to 1753 and, nine years later, published the first volume of ...

James 'Athenian' Stuart, Nicholas Revett, Stuart and Revett, Antiquities of Athens, Society of Dilettani, 18th century, Enlightenment, Greek art, Greek architecture, Architectural plans, Architecture view
Link THE PARTHENON SHOT BY SHOT

This link takes you to a website, The Parthenon, that uses a variety of recently developed computer graphics techniques to visualize elements of...

rthenon, Greek architecture, Collectors, Collecting, Elg view
Link THE PARTHENON SCULPTURES: THE BRITISH MUSEUM

The question of where the surviving sculptures from the Parthenon should now be displayed has long been a subject of public discussion. This...

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Link THE ACROPOLIS MUSEUM, ATHENS

This link takes you to the website of the Acropolis Museum in Athens. Here you can explore the history of the museum and its collections.

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Link NICHOLAS REVETT: THE GREEK DORIC ORDER

This link takes you to an image of a print which was published by the Society of Dilettanti in Volume 1 of Ionian Antiquities, in 1769....

Nicholas Revett, Ionian Antiquities, Society of Dilettani, Dilettanti, 18th century, Enlightenment, Greek architecture, Architecture, Doric view
Link ELGINISM

Elginism (ĕl’gĭnĭz’əm) n. 1801. [f. the name of Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin (1766-1841); see —ISM. Cf. Fr. elginisme & Sp. elginismo.]: An...

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Link DIMENSIONS OF THE PARTHENON

This link takes you to a discussion about the dimensions of the Parthenon.

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Link STUART & REVETT: THE ANTIQUITIES OF ATHENS

James Stuart and Nicholas Revett were British architects who traveled in Greece from 1751 to 1754 to record and measure the ancient ruins,...

James 'Athenian' Stuart, Stuart and Revett, Nicholas Revett, Society of Dilettani, Architectural plans, Architecture, Greek architecture, Enlightenment, 18th century, Greek art view
Link THE PARTHENON MARBLES

Through this link you can read about the history of the Parthenon Marbles as well as the points of view of the Greek government, the British...

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Link THE SECRETS OF THE PARTHENON

This one-hour program aims to do the following: "For 25 centuries the Parthenon has been shot at, set on fire, rocked by earthquakes, looted for...

rthenon, Greek architecture, Collectors, Collecting, Elg view
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