Design & Style

Beaux Arts Architecture: 7 Buildings in the Beaux Arts Style

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Last updated: Apr 26, 2022 • 4 min read

Beaux-Arts architecture drew as much from the basic symmetry of Rome’s ancient buildings as it did from the ornate grandiosity of the Gothic and Renaissance periods. Learn more about this neoclassical style, which left its mark in both Europe and the United States in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.