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Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic, neo-Gothic, or Gothick) is an architectural movement popular in the Western world that began in the late 1740s in England

Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic, neo-Gothic, or Gothick) is an architectural movement popular in the Western world that began in the late 1740s in England. Its momentum grew in the early 19th century, when increasingly serious and learned admirers of neo-Gothic styles sought to revive medieval Gothic architecture, in contrast to the neoclassical styles prevalent at the time.

Gothic Revival, architectural style that drew its inspiration from medieval architecture and competed with the Neoclassical revivals in the United States and Great Britain

Gothic Revival, architectural style that drew its inspiration from medieval architecture and competed with the Neoclassical revivals in the United States and Great Britain. Only isolated examples of the style are to be found on the Continent. Gothic Revival: Holy Name Cathedral, ChicagoGothic Revival interior of Holy Name Cathedral (1875), Chicago. Charles Cherney for Kate Oelerich Photography (ww. olynamecathedral. org) (A Britannica Publishing Partner). Western architecture: Gothic Revival, c. 1730–c.

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Home Browse Art and Architecture Architecture Gothic Revival Architecture. Gothic Revival Architecture. Gothic revival, term designating a return to the building styles of the Middle Ages. Although the Gothic revival was practiced throughout Europe, it attained its greatest importance in the United States and England. The early works were designed in a fanciful late rococo manner, exemplified by Horace Walpole's remodeled "gothick" house, Strawberry Hill (1770). By 1830, however, architects turned to more archaeological methods. Thus, just as the classical revivalists had done, they began to copy the original examples more literally.

Gothic Revival architecture varied considerably in its faithfulness to both . Some of the earliest evidence of a revival in Gothic architecture is from Scotland.

Gothic Revival architecture varied considerably in its faithfulness to both the ornamental style and principles of construction of its medieval original, sometimes amounting to little more than pointed window frames and a few touches of Gothic decoration on a building otherwise on a wholly 19th-century plan and using contemporary materials and construction methods.

Jacques-Louis David - Marat Assassine, 1793 at Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium - Brussels Belgium Featured in the Book - 50 Paintings You Should Know. Macabre death drawing events in London and beyond. Creative salons resurrecting the art of life drawing with added theatricality. David, Death of Marat 1793.

Gothic literature created a fantasy world for an enraptured audience. Horace Walpole’s two Gothic creations, his house Strawberry Hill and his bookThe Castle of Otranto, teach us that Gothic Revival architecture must be studied in concert with Gothic literature

Gothic literature created a fantasy world for an enraptured audience. The Gothic genre transported its readers to an imaginary realm, a pseudo-medieval place filled with dungeons, caverns and all manner of subterranean labyrinths. Horace Walpole’s two Gothic creations, his house Strawberry Hill and his bookThe Castle of Otranto, teach us that Gothic Revival architecture must be studied in concert with Gothic literature.

6 Gothic Revival in the decorative arts. Vernacular adaptations

6 Gothic Revival in the decorative arts. Vernacular adaptations. The twentieth century and beyond. Gothic architecture aims to create an experience of the sublime or the sense of transcendent greatness by dwarfing the mortal human who enters a structure that is "prodigiously vast in appearance" due to the way that "space, light, structure and the plastic effects of the masonry are organized to produce a visionary scale. The Gothic Revival was paralleled and supported. Works of literature, porcelain, and interior decoration at times followed and other times preceded and even drove the Gothic Revival in architecture.

Gothic Revival architecture varied considerably in its faithfulness to both the ornamental style and principles of construction of its medieval original, sometimes amounting to little more than pointed window frames and a few touches of Gothic decoration on a building otherwise on a wholly 19th-century plan and using contemporary materials and construction methods Some of the earliest evidence of a revival in Gothic architecture is from Scotland.

Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library. Publishers' catalogue, 4 p. at end. Notes.

Architecture, Architecture, Gothic, Architecture, English, Architecture. Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation. After page 7 the asserted page numbers don't match the book as this section of the book consists entirely of plates which are not assigned page numbers.

Gothic architecture originated in the mid-12th century

Gothic architecture originated in the mid-12th century. Discover its core characteristics, rich history, and view stunning examples of cathedrals in Europe. Gothic architecture is a European style of masonry that values height, intricacy, sizable windows, and exaggerated arches. Beginning in 1337, the series of conflicts between England and France during the Hundred Years’ War led to a reduction in religious architecture and increase in military and civil buildings, leading to more Flamboyant designs appearing in many town halls and even domestic residences. Gothic Architecture Characteristics.

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