This “official” style of the academy was based upon the foundations of classical art and art theory, as expressed by Johann Joachim Winckelmann in Thoughts on the Imitation of Greek Works of Painting and Sculpture (1755).
|Neoclassical||temple-style||Panthéon, British Museum|
|Palladian||Robert Adam, US civic buildings|
|classical block||Labrouste (Library of Sainte-Geneviève), Garnier (Paris Opéra)|
|Gothic Revival||Houses of Parliament, St Patrick's Cathedral|