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" ... to the option of the artists. The capitals of the Grecian columns invariably mark the distinction of the several orders : those of the Indian are varied at pleasure, though not without regard to the diameter and length of the shaft ; and the forms... "
Essay on the Architecture of the Hindús - Page 40
1834 - 64 pages
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Publications, Issue 35

Oriental Translation Fund - 1834
...architecture, as are found in the Grecian, but the spaces allowed between pillar and pillar in different Hindú buildings, are found nearly to coincide with the Grecian...with a sort of filligree ornaments, as to destroy the eifect of the beautiful proportions of the whole. The Egyptian capitals, on the other hand, are formed...
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Loudon's Architectural Magazine, Volume 1

John Claudius Loudon - 1834
...the plainest of them, though they have in reality no271 130 thing in common with the Grecian orders, are found at a distant view to bear some resemblance...elaborate kind are sometimes so overloaded with a sort of filigree ornaments, as to destroy the effect of the beautiful proportions of the whole. The Egyptian...
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The Architectural Magazine, Volume 1

1834
...the plainest of them, though they have in reality no• 130 thing in common with the Grecian orders, are found at a distant view to bear some resemblance...elaborate kind are sometimes so overloaded with a sort of filigree ornaments, as to destroy the effect of the beautiful proportions of the whole. The Egyptian...
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Cities of India

Sir George Forrest - 1903 - 350 pages
...to the diameters and length of the shaft ; and the forms of the plainest of them, though they have nothing in common with the Grecian order, are found,...elaborate kind are sometimes so overloaded with a sort of filigree ornament as to destroy the effect of the beautiful proportion of the whole." There has been...
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