The Pantheon: From Antiquity to the Present

The Pantheon: From Antiquity to the Present


The Pantheon is likely one of the most vital architectural monuments of all time. proposal to were equipped through Emperor Hadrian in nearly one hundred twenty five advert at the website of an past, Agrippan-era monument, it brilliantly screens the spatial pyrotechnics emblematic of Roman structure and engineering. The Pantheon provides an up to date account of contemporary study at the most sensible preserved construction within the corpus of old Roman structure from the time of its building to the twenty-first century. each one bankruptcy addresses a particular basic factor or interval touching on the development; jointly, the essays during this quantity make clear all facets of the Pantheon's construction, and identify the significance of the background of the development to an knowing of its historic textile and history, its current nation, and its designated function within the survival and evolution of old structure in glossy Rome.

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