Writer: Charles Holland

Essex Coastal Cornice: Ex-Mould

Essex Coastal Cornice: Ex-Mould

By Charles Holland

The cover of early editions of John Summerson’s book The Classical Language of Architecture features a curious drawing of a Doric entablature. To all intents and purposes the profile of the entablature is correct, but it has been extruded through the method of oblique projection. It is as if we… Read More