Axial Planning in Architecture. Typical child’s drawing of a house. The Baths of Diocletian, Rome (212-216 AD ), from Serlio. Typical House in Pompeii, pre 79 AD. Typical House in Pompeii, pre 79 AD.
Timber Halls based on Sung Dynasty building standards, between 857 and 1697AD(from Norman Crowe, Nature and the Idea of the Man-made World, MIT Press, 1995)
Elihu Cole House, Nantucket, 1722 and Redcote, York Harbour,
Maine, 1882, from Jonathan Hale, The Old Way of Seeing, 1994
J. N. L. Durand, ‘Marche à suivre dans la composition d’un Projet quelconque’ (Procedure to follow when composing any sort of buidling), from Précis des Leçons, 1813