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1

'It is very odd that this one came to an end so suddenly. With more sober and ponderous ?????? Now assuming political power, Europe returned to a more sober and ponderous classical architecture.

Empires

2

The deciding factor in the break with the Baroque was a new enthusiasm that found expression in the fashionable taste of the time. It was ??? and ???? that the new fashionable taste was first expressed.

England and Scotland

3

The English and the Scots used the work of which classical Italian Renaissance architect as a model for their buildings? The Chiswick house by Lord Burlington and William Kent is an example.

Andrea Palladio

4

The new elegance was not confined to countryhouses… No later version, not even Robert Adams planning of Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, as a unified palace front, is quite high as dramatic as the streets of the woods created in ??????

Bath

5

That was the method whereby the entire landscape, as far as they could see, became part of the state: he replaced fences dividing gardens from surrounding pasture land by some conductor is called ????

Ha-has

6

Which of the garden plans below is French?

B

7

From 1661, Andre le Notre was working for Louis XIV to build and enhance the gardens of ??????

Versailles

8

In which city is this famous Neo-classical museum?

Berlin

9

Where is the 'Temple of Love' (depicted)

?????? Need to read chapter

10

Who was the architect of the Berlin Altes Museum?

Karl Friedrich Schinkel

11

'Schinkel's two best-known buildings, the ???? And the Altes Museum in Berlin, are both in faultless Greek idiom.'

The Schauspielhaus