Piranesi as Designer
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temple of justice, ca. 1765

Jean-Charles Delafosse, whose publications of ornamental designs had a considerable influence over the Louis XVI style, found particular inspiration from Piranesi in the introduction of new forms of architectural symbolism—later termed architecture parlante (expressive architecture).

design for two andirons and a sconce of gilt bronze for the pavilion de bagatelle, paris

Jean-Démosthéne Dugourc
after Francois-Joseph Bélanger

Doncaster Race Cup

Rebecca Emes and Edward Barnard

Episcopal Academy Chapel

Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates

Project for a Metropole

Etienne-Louis Boullée

Temple of Justice

Jean-Charles Delafosse