The neo classical period is literally a return to the classics.With the discovery of cities like Pompeii student became interested with the Greco-Roman classics. The Neo-classical style started from  direct observation of the classical era. But unlike the designers of the Renaissance and Baroque era they didn’t inherit their style, instead they used techniques of the classical style to solve design problem. The neoclassical movement began in Rome, but quickly spread through and the Americas. 

Rosehill Manor, Maryland

 

US Capitol

St. Genevieve, Paris

 

Thomas Jefferson Monticello

Neo-Classical Secretary

Early Neo-Clasical chairs

Chaise

Italian Neoclassical

Interior

Modern Neo-Classical

Neo-Classical bedroom interior

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