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BRAMANTE: Tempietto, San Pietro in Montorio, Rome, 1502. Despite its small scale, the construction has all the rigorous proportions and symmetry of Classical structures, surrounded by slender Doric columns, surmounted by a dome.

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Château de Chambord is one of the most beautiful castles in the French valley Loire, also called the French garden. The castle is known for it’s unique french renaissance architecture.

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About the Classical Order of Architecture

In de Renaissance bouwden ze veel pilaren, die net leken op die van de Romeinen. Dit is 'De hernieuwde oriëntatie op het erfgoed van de klassieke oudheid'

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Palazzo Medici Riccardi Palazzo Medici Riccardi offers the visitor the chance to retrace over four centuries of the history of art, architecture and collectionism in Florence. The itinerary starts on the ground floor, the fulcrum of which is Michelozzo’s fifteenth-century courtyard, one of the most suggestive sites of Renaissance Florence

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St. Peter's Basilica

The Dome of St. Peter's Basilica - Michelangelo designed the dome based on the original plans drawn by Bramante. He did not live to see the completion the dome, but it was built according to his exact designs.

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