Robert and James Adam, Architects of the Age of by Ariyuki Kondo

By Ariyuki Kondo

in the course of the moment 1/2 the eighteenth century British structure moved clear of the dominant college of classicism in favour of a extra inventive freedom of expression. on the leading edge of this modification have been architect brothers Robert and James Adam. Kondo’s paintings areas them in the context of eighteenth-century highbrow thought.

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