Parthenon's main design proportion and its meaning

Bulckens, Anne. 1999, Parthenon's main design proportion and its meaning, Ph.D. thesis, School of Architecture and Building, Deakin University.

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Title Parthenon's main design proportion and its meaning
Author Bulckens, Anne.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Architecture and Building
Faculty Faculty of Science and Technology
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 1999
Keyword(s) Parthenon (Athens, Greece) - Design and construction
Athens (Greece) - Buildings, structures, etc
Summary Defines the geometrical proportion that was used to design the Classical Parthenon of Athens. Through the exploration of Pythagorean theories, the symbolism of the numbers 4, 6, and 9, which make up the temple's geometrical proportion, is unraveled in order to reveal the meaning of the temple's design.
Language eng
Description of original xii, 269 leaves : ill., plans ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 722.80938
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