№3(59)
September 2017
ISSN
1990-4126

Russian

«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 48 December 2014

History of architecture


Tereshina Olga B.

PhD. (Art Studies), Associate Professor, Department of Architecture,
Associate Professor at department of Design and Fine Arts.
South Ural State University,
Chelyabinsk, Russia, e-mail: tob@susu.ac.ru

ROTUNDA TEMPLES – PRACTICAL IMPLEMENTATION OF IDEAL COMPLETENESS


The subject-matter of this study is rotunda temples architecture. The author considers the origins of their emergence and active construction in Russia in the late 18th– early 19th century. A historical analogy is drawn between the rotunda forms of international and Russian architecture, and an attempt is made to outline the symbolic importance of the rotunda temple composition.

Key words: rotunda temple, religious architecture, symbolic importance



References

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