Any external manifestation of a tradition sooner or later leads to a change in the inner content, not less often reverse the process. There is a third variation of the interaction is zero when the external and internal, occasionally intersecting, not lead each other to change. About such relationships from Gothic in the classic sense and of the Gothic style in modern interior design.
The primary Italian word “Gothic” had a pejorative meaning, Germanic tribes Goths were barbarians in the understanding of Rome. Initially, the Gothic was manifested only within the framework of religious architecture, designed to demonstrate the greatness of God’s Providence and bestowed over feudal power and the insignificance of mortal shells wretched spirit of ordinary people.
Gothic in architecture
The European Gothic period lasted from the middle of the XII to XV–XVI century, amazing the imagination of aspiring to the skies and unusually high due to new techniques of frame systems openwork spires, towers, pointed arches, ribbed vaults, stained glass multi-color, complicated carved ornament in stone, statues of allegorical system. Continue reading