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Arch proportions - image and description of the use of arch in architecture. As a security preventative measure, It is advised that you place a metal liner between the stone and the fire.

John Ruskin, The Orders of Venetian Arches, 1853, Vol. 2 of The Stones of Venice

John Ruskin's order of venetian gothic arches. The Venetian gothic arches originated from Venice, Italy in the century. Venetian Gothic style is a mixture of Gothic lancet arch with Byzantine and Ottoman influences.

Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge: The Five Orders

Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge. "Pillars and wall cornings were prime structural elements which were given amazing ornamentation. It sets the tone and mood before entering a building" Más

Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge. His use of many types of arches vaulted architecture to an even high level than ever before.