- Venetian Gothic architecture
Venetian Gothic is a term given to a style of architecture combining use of the Gothic lancet arch with Byzantine and Arab influences. The style originates in 14th century
Venicewhere the confluence of Byzantine style from Constantinoplemet Arab influence from Moorish Spain. Chief examples of the style are the Doge's Palaceand the Ca' d'Oroin Venice.
The style was revived in the 19th century, largely through the influence of British architectural critic
John Ruskinand his treatise " The Stones of Venice." In North Americathe style was popularized by architects Charles Amos Cummings, Frank Furness, William Robert Ware, Willard T. Sears, and Frederick William Stevens.
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