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The Dome of the Rock captures many stylistic traits similar to the Byzantine Cathedrals.
The Dome of the Rock was built especially for religious worship....
Both are tremendous monuments that reek of culture and history.
Each had a purpose which was displayed by the design and construction of each.
The dome of the Rock is also inspired by the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
(Islamic) There were many Christian artists who were commissioned to work on the art for the Dome of the Rock.
[tags: greek architecture, marble, doric design] - Roman Architecture Many centuries before the birth of Christ, the city of Rome grew, prospered, and developed into a thriving Republic.
As in most cultures, Rome's buildings became more elaborate and impressive.
A Mycenaean palace consisted of a number of buildings often more than one story high, grouped around a central courtyard. In each palace there was a large hall called a megaron, where the king held court and conducted state business....
While showing the magnificence of the Greeks and their practical application, as well as their creativity, the Romans established architectural features that remain to this day....
[tags: columns, post, lintel, monuments] - Roman Architecture. There they created art and many architectural buildings. They copied Etruscan art and yet, did not want them living in Rome.
[tags: Papers Culture History Greece Italy Essays] - When walking around a city, you may notice that the architecture and art look similar to other works.
Many of these designs have changed along the course of history and time whilst others have not.