Bearing Masonry Construction Examples
Subscribe free to architecture newsletters, created for architects by ArchitectureWeek
GreatBuildings
Search - Advanced Search - Buildings | Architects | Types | Places | Pix | 3D Models | ArchitectureWeek
 

Subscribers - login to skip ads
Aachen Cathedral, by unknown, at Aachen, Germany , 792 to 805.

Adam Thoroughgood House, by Vernacular, at Norfolk, Virginia, 1636 to 1640.

Albany Public Library, by Charles Burggraf, at Albany, Oregon, 1914.

Allegheny County Courthouse, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1883 to 1888.

Altes Museum, by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, at Berlin, Germany, 1823 to 1830.

American Academy in Rome, by McKim, Mead, and White, at Rome, Italy, 1913.

Ames Free Library, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at North Easton, Massachusetts, 1877 to 1879.

Ames Gate Lodge, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at North Easton, Massachusetts, 1881.

Annaglee, by Richard Castle, at Cootehill, County Cavan, Ireland, 1740 to 1770.

Arch of Constantine, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 315.

Arch of Severus, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 205.

Arkontika, by Vernacular, at Northern Greece, Balkans, village, small town.

Athenian Treasury, by unknown, at Delphi, Greece, -510.

Auditorium Building, by Louis H. Sullivan, at Chicago, Illinois, 1886 to 1890.

Austin Hall, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1881 to 1884.

Babson House, by Louis H. Sullivan, at Riverside, Illinois, 1907.

Baker Public Library, by unknown, at Baker, Oregon, 1909 to 1914.

Baltimore-Ohio Railroad Depots, by Frank Furness, at Chester & Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1886.

Baltimore Cathedral, by Benjamin Henry Latrobe, at Baltimore, Maryland, 1806 or 1814 to 1818.

Bank of Pennsylvania, by Benjamin Henry Latrobe, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1780 to 1800.

Baptistry of the Orthodox, by unknown, at Ravenna, Italy, 425.

Baths at Ostia, by unknown, at Ostia, Italy, circa 150.

Bibliotheque Ste. Genevieve, by Henri Labrouste, at Paris, France, 1843 designed, built 1845 to 1851.

Bibliotheque Nationale, by Henri Labrouste, at Paris, France, 1862 to 1868.

Biltmore House, by Richard Morris Hunt, at Asheville, North Carolina, 1888 to 1895.

Boston Public Library, by McKim, Mead, and White, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1887 to 1895.

Bromserburg, by unknown, at Rudesheim, Germany, 1000 to 1050.

Burn Hall, by Sir John Soane, at England, 1785.

Capitol at Williamsburg, by unknown, at Williamsburg, Virginia, 1701 to 1715.

Capitol of Aksum, by unknown, at Aksum, Ethiopia , 0 to 1250.

Casino at Marino, by William Chambers, at Marino, Dublin, Ireland, 1754.

Castel Beranger, by Hector Guimard, at Paris, France, 1890 (circa).

Castle del Monte, by unknown, at Apulia, Italy, 1240 to 1250.

Castlegar House, by Richard Morrison, at Castlegar West, County Galway, Ireland, circa 1801.

Cathedral of Pisa, by unknown, at Pisa, Italy, 1063 to 1350.

Cathedral of San Salvador, by unknown, at Avila, Spain, 1091.

Cathedral of St. Basil, by Barma and Posnik, at Moscow, Russia, 1554.

Chancellery Palace, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 1483 to 1517.

Chartres Cathedral, by unknown, at Chartres, France, 1194 to 1260.

Chateau de Chambord, by Domenico da Cortona, at Chambord, France, 1519 to 1547.

Chateau de Chenonceaux, by unknown, at Chenonceaux, France, 1515 to 1576 +.

Chateau de Fontainebleau, by unknown, at Fontainebleau, France, ~ 1550.

Chateau de Versailles, by Andre Le Notre, Louis Le Vau, Jules Hardouin-Mansart, Charles Le Brun, Robert de Cotte, Ange-Janques Bagriel, at Versailles, France, 1661 to 1774.

Chinli Kiosk, by unknown, at Istanbul, Turkey, 1473.

Chiswick House, by Lord Burlington, at Chiswick, England, 1729.

Christ Church, by Nicholas Hawksmoor, at Spitalfields, London, England, 1715 to 1729.

Church of San Spirito, by Filippo Brunelleschi, at Florence, Italy, 1434 to 1482.

City of Quito, by Collective, at Quito, Ecuador , 1550 to 1900.

City of Timgad, by unknown, at Algeria, 100.

Commodities Exchange, by Hendrik Petrus Berlage, at Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1897 to 1909.

Crane Library, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Quincy, Massachusetts, 1880 to 1883.

Crow Island School, by Eliel Saarinen, at Winnetka, Illinois, 1939 to 1940.

Doge's Palace, by unknown, at Venice, Italy, 1309 to 1424.

Dome of the Rock, by unknown, at Jerusalem, Israel, 684.

Domus Aurea, by Severus and Celer, at Rome, Italy, 64.

Dover Castle, by unknown, at Dover, England, 1180.

Drayton Hall, by unknown, at near Charleston, South Carolina, 1738 to 1742.

Ducal Palace, by Luciano Laurana, at Urbino, Italy, 1468.

Durham Cathedral, by unknown, at Durham, England, 1093 to 1280.

Easton Neston, by Nicholas Hawksmoor, at Northamptonshire, England, 1695 to 1710.

Einsiedeln Abbey Church, by Kaspar Moosbrugger, at Einsiedeln, Switzerland, 1719 to 1735.

Einstein Tower, by Erich Mendelsohn, at near Potsdam, Germany, 1919 to 1921.

Elphinstone Tower, by unknown, at near Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, 1440.

Ennis House, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Los Angeles, California, 1923.

Erectheion, by Mnesicles, at Athens, Greece, -421 to -405.

F. L. Higginson House, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1881 to 1883.

Faneuil Hall, by Charles Bulfinch, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1762, 1805.

First Christian Church, by Eliel Saarinen, at Columbus, Indiana, 1940 to 1942.

Florence Cathedral, by Arnolfo di Cambio, at Florence, Italy, 1296 to 1462.

Fontenay Abbey, by unknown, at Burgundy, France, 1139.

Fontevrault Abbey, by unknown, at Anjou, France, 1110 to 1119.

Fort Shannon, by unknown, at Glin, County Limerick, Ireland, 1800 to 1835.

Fourth Temple of Hera, by Rhoikos of Samos, at Samos, Greece, -575 to -550.

Freising Library, by unknown, at Freising, Oberbayern, Germany, 1732 to 1738.

Glasgow School of Art, by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, at Glasgow, Scotland, 1897 to 1909.

Glessner House, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Chicago, Illinois, 1885 to 1887.

Great Mosque, by unknown, at Kairawan, Tunisia, 820 to 836.

Great Mosque of Damascus, by unknown, at Damascus, Syria, 706 to 715.

Great Pyramid of Khufu, by unknown, at El Giza, Egypt, -2600 to -2480.

The Great Wall of China, by unknown, at China, -214.

Greenwich Hospital, by Sir Christopher Wren, at Greenwich, England (near London), 1696 to 1715.

Greyfriars, by Charles F. A. Voysey, at Surrey, England, 1897.

Hadrian's Summertime Theater, by unknown, at Tivoli, Italy, 125 to 135.

Hadrian's Villa, by unknown, at Tivoli, Italy, about 120.

Hagia Sophia, by Isidoros and Anthemios, at Istanbul, Turkey, 532 to 537.

Hatshepsut's Temple, by Senenmut, at Deir el-Bahri, Egypt, -1550.

Heathcote, by Edwin Lutyens, at Ilkley, Yorkshire, England, 1906.

Helsinki Library, by Carl Ludvig Engel, at Helsinki, Finland, 1840.

Het Scheep, by Michael de Klerk, at Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1917 to 1921.

Hill House, by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, at Helensburgh, Scotland, 1902 to 1903.

Hotel Guimard, by Hector Guimard, at Paris, France, 1912.

Hotel de Beauvais, by Antoine le Pautre, at Paris, France, 1656.

Hotel de Montmorency, by Claude Nicholas Ledoux, at Paris, France, 1769.

House at Ur, by unknown, at Mesopotamia, -2000.

House near Besancon, by Claude Nicholas Ledoux, at Besancon, France, 1775 to 1779.

House of Menander, by unknown, at Pompeii, Italy, -300.

House of the Faun, by unknown, at Pompeii, Italy, -100.

Hunting Lodge, by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, at Antonin, Poland, 1822.

Jacobs House, Madison, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Madison, Wisconsin, 1936.

James Swan House, by Charles Bulfinch, at Dorchester, Massacusetts, 1796.

Jantar Mantar, by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, at Jaipur, India, 1726 to 1734.

Karlskirche, by Johann Fischer von Erlach, at Vienna, Austria, 1715 to 1737.

Keble College, by William Butterfield, at Oxford, England, UK, 1867 to 1883.

Krak des Chevaliers, by unknown, at Syria, 1150 to 1250.

Landerbank, by Otto Wagner, at Vienna, Austria, 1883 to 1884.

Leaning Tower of Pisa, by unknown, at Pisa, Italy, 1063 to 1350.

Leys Wood, by Richard Norman Shaw, at Groombridge, Sussex, England, 1868 to 1869.

Library at Ephesus, by unknown, at Ephesus, Turkey, 117 to 120.

Library at Wiblingen, by Christian Wiedermann, at Ulm, Wurttemberg, Germany, 1744.

Library of Queen's College, by unknown, at Cambridge, England, 1448.

Library of St. Walburga, by unknown, at Zutphen, The Netherlands, 1561 to 1564.

Lion Gate, by unknown, at Mycenae, Greece, -1250.

London Terraced House, by Vernacular, at London, England, 1600 's to 1900.

Louisiana Museum, by Jorgen Bo & Vilhelm Wohlert, at Humlebaek, Norh Zealand, Denmark, 1958 to 1966.

Magasin au Bon Marche, by L. A. Boileau and Gustave Eiffel, at Paris, France, 1876.

Maison Carree, by unknown, at Nimes, Provence, France, -16.

Market in Leptis Magna, by unknown, at Libya, North Africa, -8.

Markets of Trajan, by Apollodorus of Damascus, at Rome, Italy, 100 to 112.

Marshall Field Store, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Chicago, Illinois, 1885 to 1887.

Massachusetts State House, by Charles Bulfinch, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1795 to 1797.

Mausoleum of Augustus, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, -25.

Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, by unknown, at Ravenna, Italy, 420.

Mausoleum of Hadrian, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 135.

Mausoleum of S. Costanza, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 350.

McMinnville Public Library, by Ernst Kroner, at McMinnville, Oregon, 1912.

Melnikov House, by Konstantin Melnikov, at Moscow, Russia, 1927.

Moissac Abbey, by unknown, at Tarn-et-Garonne, France, circa 650 to 850.

Monadnock Building, by Burnham and Root, at Chicago, Illinois, 1889 to 1891.

Mont S. Michel, by unknown, at Mont S. Michel, France, 1203 and later.

Morgan Library, by McKim, Mead, and White, at New York, New York, 1906.

Mosque of Al Mutawakkil, by unknown, at Samarra, Iraq, 847 to 851.

Mosque of Sultan Ahmed, by Sedefkar Mehmed Aga, at Istanbul, Turkey, 1610 to 1616.

Mug House, by Vernacular, at Mesa Verde, Colorado, 1260 to 1280.

Multnomah County Public Library, by A. E. Doyle, at Portland, Oregon, 1913.

Musee d'Orsay, by Gae Aulenti, at Paris, France, 1980 to 1987.

Museo di Castelvecchio, by Carlo Scarpa, at Verona, Italy, 1954 to 1967.

Nashdom, by Edwin Lutyens, at Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England, 1905 to 1909.

National Building Museum, by Montgomery C. Meigs, at Washington, D.C., circa 1885.

National Farmers' Bank, by Louis H. Sullivan, at Owatonna, Minnesota, 1907 to 1908.

Neuschwanstein Castle, by unknown, at Neuschwanstein, Germany, 1869.

New Lutheran Church, by Adrien Dortsman, at Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1668.

New York Public Library, by Carrere and Hastings, at New York, New York, 1897 to 1911.

New York Racquet Club, by McKim, Mead, and White, at New York, New York, 1916 to 1919.

North Carolina State Capitol, by Town and Davis, at Raleigh, North Carolina, 1833 to 1840.

Notre Dame Cathedral, by Maurice de Sully, at Paris, France, 1163 to 1250.

Oaks Ames Memorial Library, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at North Easton, Massachusetts, 1877 to 1879.

Observatory in Berlin, by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, at Berlin, Germany, 1835.

Olavinlinna Castle, by unknown, at Savonlinna, Finland, 1562.

Ospedale Degli Innocenti, by Filippo Brunelleschi, at Florence, Italy, 1424 to 1445.

Osterlars Church, by unknown, at Bornholm Island, Denmark, circa 1100.

Palace at Knossos, by unknown, at Knossos, Crete, -1700 to -1400.

Palace of Charles V, by Pedro Machuca, at Granada, Spain, 1527 to 1568.

Palais de Justice, by unknown, at Rouen, France, circa 1470.

Palazzo Massimo, by Baldassare Peruzzi, at Rome, Italy, 1527 to 1536.

Palazzo Strozzi, by Benedetto da Maiano, at Florence, Italy, 1489 to 1539.

Palazzo Thiene, by Andrea Palladio, at Vicenza, Italy, 1545.

Palazzo del Te, by Giulio Romano, at Mantua, Italy, 1526 to 1534.

Pantheon, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 118 to 126.

Pantheon in Paris, by Jacques Germain Soufflot, at Paris, France, 1756 to 1797.

Pazzi Chapel, by Filippo Brunelleschi, at Florence, Italy, 1429 to 1461.

Piazza Maggiore, by unknown, at Sabbioneta, Italy,  .

Piazza del Campo, by unknown, at Siena, Italy, 1280 to 1350.

Piazza di Spagna, or the Spanish Steps, by Alessandro Specchi, at Rome, Italy, 1721 to 1725.

Piazza of St. Peter's, by Bernini, at Vatican City, surrounded by Rome, Italy, 1656 to 1667.

Pitfichie Castle, by unknown, at near Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, 1550.

Police Headquarters, by Hack Kampmann, at Copenhagen, Denmark, 1918 to 1924.

Pont du Gard, by unknown, at Nimes, France, -15 to 14.

Ponte Vecchio, by Taddeo Gaddi, at Florence, Italy, 1345 and 1564.

Poplar Forest, by Thomas Jefferson, at Forest, near Lynchburg, Virginia, 1806.

Porta Nigra, by unknown, at Trier, Germany,  .

Porte S. Andre, by unknown, at Autun, France, circa -75.

Positano, by traditional, at Amalfi Coast, Italy, -600 to 1990.

Potala Palace, by unknown, at Lhasa, Tibet, 1642 to 1650.

Queens' College Cambridge, by unknown, at Cambridge, England, UK, 1448.

Queen's College Oxford, by unknown, at Oxford, England, UK, 1340.

Rait Castle, by unknown, at near Nairn, Scotland, UK, 1300.

Redentore Church, by Andrea Palladio, at Venice, Italy, 1576 to 1591.

The Reichstag, by Paul Wallot, Norman Foster, at Berlin, Germany, 1884 to 1894, 1957 to 1972, 1995 to 1999.

Residence in Stabio, by Mario Botta, at Stabio, Switzerland, 1981.

Rhode Island State Capitol, by McKim, Mead, and White, at Providence, Rhode Island, 1895 to 1903.

Roman Colosseum, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 70 to 82.

Rufer House, by Adolf Loos, at Vienna, Austria, 1922.

S. Andrea, by Leon Battista Alberti, at Mantua, Italy, 1470 to 1476.

S. Maria Della Pace, by Donato Bramante, at Rome, Italy, 1478 to 1483.

S. Maria Novella, by Leon Battista Alberti, at Florence, Italy, 1456 to 1470.

Salisbury Cathedral, by unknown, at Salisbury, England, 1220 to 1258.

San Frutuoso de Montelios, by unknown, at Braga, Portugal, 665.

San Giorgio Maggiore, by Andrea Palladio, at Venice, Italy, 1560 to 1580.

San Lorenzo, Florence, by Filippo Brunelleschi, at Florence, Italy, 1421 to 1440.

San Lorenzo Maggiore, by unknown, at Milan, Italy, 480.

San Lorenzo, Turin, by Guarino Guarini, at Turin, Italy, 1666 to 1679.

San Sebastiano, by Leon Battista Alberti, at Mantua, Italy, 1459.

San Stefano Rotondo, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 468 to 483.

San Vitale, by unknown, at Ravenna, Italy, 526 to 547.

San Zeno Maggiore, by unknown, at Verona, Italy, 1120 to 1138.

Sant'Andrea al Quirinale, by Bernini, at Rome, Italy, 1658 to 1665.

Santa Costanza, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 350.

Schauspielhaus, by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, at Berlin, Germany, 1821.

School in Glasgow, by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, at Glasgow, Scotland, 1904 to 1906.

Second Bank of the U.S., by William Strickland, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1818 to 1824.

Sever Hall, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1878 to 1880.

Sforza Chapel, by Michelangelo, at Rome, Italy, 1558.

Simonas Petras Monastery, by Vernacular, at Mount Athos, Greece, --.

Soane Museum, by Sir John Soane, at London, England, 1812 to 1834.

Solomon's Temple, by unknown, at Jerusalem, Israel, -1000.

Spangen Quarter Housing, by Michiel Brinkman, at Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 1919 to 1921.

St. Clement Danes, by Sir Christopher Wren, at Strand, London, England, 1680.

St. Florian Library, by Jakob Prandtauer & Gotthard Hayberger, at Linz, Austria, 1744 to 1750.

St. Front at Perigueux, by unknown, at Perigueux, France, circa 1100.

St. George-in-the-East, by Nicholas Hawksmoor, at Wapping, Stepney, England, 1714 to 1729.

St. John Nepomuk Church, by Jan Blazej Santini-Aichel, at Zelena Hora, Czech Republic, 1719 to 1720.

St. Louis des Invalides, by Jules Hardouin Mansart, at Paris, France, 1676 to 1691.

St. Maria di Carignano, by Galeazzo Alessi, at Genoa, Italy, 1552 to 1603.

St. Mark's, by unknown, at Venice, Italy, circa 1050.

St. Martin-in-the-Fields, by James Gibbs, at Trafalgar Square, London, England, 1722 to 1726.

St. Mary-le-Strand, by James Gibbs, at Strand, London, England, 1714 to 1717.

St. Mary Woolnoth, by Nicholas Hawksmoor, at London, England, 1716 to 1724.

St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, by Sir Christopher Wren, at London, England, 1671 to 1681.

St. Paul's Church, by Louis H. Sullivan, at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1910 to 1914.

St. Peter's of Rome, by Giacomo della Porta, at Vatican City, surrounded by Rome, Italy, 1546 to 1564 and 1590.

St. Philibert, by unknown, at Tournus, France, 950 to 1120.

St. Stephen's Walbrook, by Sir Christopher Wren, at London, England, UK, 1672 to 1687.

Stadium of Domitian, by Domitian, at Rome, Italy, 92.

Stari Most, by Mimar Hajruddin, at Mostar, Bosnia, 1566.

Ste.-Foy at Conques, by unknown, at Conques, France, 1050 to 1120.

Stoa in Sikyon, by unknown, at Sikyon, Greece, 300.

Stratford Hall, by unknown, at Westmoreland County, Virginia, 1738.

Street in Siena, by unknown, at Siena, Italy, 1100 to 1300.

Student Center, Wellesley, by Donald Gellespie, at Wellesley, Massachusetts, 1969.

Sultan Hassan Mosque, by unknown, at Cairo, Egypt, 1356 to 1363.

Surkhej, by Muhammad Shah, at near Ahmedabad, Gujerat, India, 1446 to 1451.

Suleyman Mosque, by Sinan, at Istanbul, Turkey, 1551 to 1558.

Taj Mahal, by Emperor Shah Jahan, at Agra, India, 1630 to 1653.

Taktsang Monastery, by Vernacular, at Bhutan, --.

Taliesin, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Spring Green, Wisconsin, 1911 and 1925.

Tempietto of San Pietro, by Donato Bramante, at Montorio, Rome, Italy, 1502.

Temple Meads Station, by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, at Bristol, England, UK, 1840 (circa).

Temple at Luxor, by Amenophis III, at Luxor, Thebes, Egypt, -1408 to -1300.

Temple of Amon, by unknown, at Karnak, Egypt, -1530 to -323.

Temple of Apollo, by Ictinus, at Bassae, Greece, -420 to -410.

Temple of Apollo (2nd), by Paeonis and Daphnis, at Didyma, near Miletus, Turkey, -310.

Temple of Artemis, by Paeonius and Demetrios, at Ephesus, Turkey, -340 to -250.

Temple of Athena Nike, by Callicrates, at Athens, Greece, -427.

Temple of Hephaestus, by unknown, at Athens, Greece, -449.

Temple of Horus, by unknown, at Edfu, Egypt, -237 to -57.

Temple of Isis, by various, at Philae, Egypt, -500 to 164.

Temple of Kom Ombo, by unknown, at Egypt, -181 to 30.

Temple of Venus and Rome, by Hadrian, at Rome, Italy, 123 to 135.

Tendering Hall, by Sir John Soane, at near Suffolk, England, 1784 to 1790.

The Alcazar, by unknown, at Segovia, near Madrid, Spain, 1000 or 1410 to 1455.

The Alhambra, by unknown, at Granada, Spain, 1338 to 1390.

The Escorial, by Juan Bautista de Toledo, Juan de Herrera, at near Madrid, Spain, 1562 to 1584.

The Library, Escorial, by unknown, at near Madrid, Spain, 1567.

The Louvre, by Pierre Lescot, at Paris, France, 1546 to 1878.

The Palladian Bridge, by Henry Herbert, at Buckinghamshire, England, 1735 - 1737.

The Parthenon, by Ictinus and Callicrates with Phidias, at Athens, Greece, -477 to -438.

The Queen's House, by Inigo Jones, at Greenwich, England, 1616 to 1635.

The Roman Forum, by collective, at Rome, Italy, -100 to 300.

The Royal Crescent, by John Wood, at Bath, England, 1767 to 1775.

The Salutation, by Edwin Lutyens, at Sandwich, Kent, England, 1911.

The Selimiye, by Sinan, at Edirne, Turkey, begun 1569.

The White House, by James Hoban, at Washington, D.C., 1793 to 1801, burned 1814, porticos 1824 to 1829.

Theater at Besancon, by Claude Nicholas Ledoux, at Besancon, France, 1775.

Theater at Epidauros, by Polykleitos, at Epidauros, or Epidhavros, Greece, ~ -300.

Thermae of Caracalla, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, 212 to 216.

Tholos, by Polykleitos the Younger, at Epidarus, Greece, -365 to -320.

Tomb of Caecilia Metella, by unknown, at Rome, Italy, -25.

Tower Bridge, by Horace Jones, at London, England, 1886 to 1894.

Tower House of Yemen, by Vernacular, at Yemen, Middle East, --.

Tower of London, by unknown, at London, England, 1070 to 1090.

Treasury of Atreus, by unknown, at Mycenae, Greece, -1200.

Trinity Church, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1872 to 1877.

Trinity College, by Sir Christopher Wren, at Cambridge, England, 1677 to 1699.

U.S. Custom House, by Town and Davis, at New York, New York, 1833 to 1842.

U.S. Supreme Court, by Cass Gilbert, at Washington, D.C., 1935.

United States Capitol, by Thornton-Latrobe-Bulfinch, at Washington, D.C., 1793 to 1830.

Villa Aldobrandini, by Giacomo Della Porta, at Frascati, Italy, 1598 to 1603.

Villa Capra, or Villa Rotunda, by Andrea Palladio, at Vicenza, Italy, 1566 to 1571.

Villa Farnese, by Giacomo Vignola, at Caprarola, near Viterbo, Italy, 1560.

Villa Foscari, by Andrea Palladio, at Malcontenta, Italy, 1549 to 1563.

Villa Trissino, by Andrea Palladio, at Vicenza, Italy, 1576.

W. E. Martin House, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Oak Park, Illinois, 1903.

Walker Residence, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Carmel, California, 1948.

Arena Building, by Lars Sonck, at Helsinki, Finland, 1923 to 1935.

Wells Cathedral, by unknown, at Wells, England, United Kingdom, 1180 to 1425.

Westminster Abbey, by unknown, at London, England, UK, 1045 to circa 1400.

Westminster Palace, or Houses of Parliament, by Sir Charles Barry, at London, England, United Kingdom, 1836 to 1868.

Wies Pilgrimage Church, by Johan and Dominikus Zimmerman, at Wies, near Munich, Germany, 1754.

Winn Memorial Library, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Woburn, Massachusetts, 1876 to 1879.

Wollaton Hall, by Robert Smythson, at Nottinghamshire, England, 1580 to 1588.

Wyntoon, by Julia Morgan, at near Mount Shasta, California, 1924 to 1943.

York House, by William Chambers, at England, 1759.

Zoser's Necropolis, by Imhotep, at Egypt, -2760.

GreatBuildings
Search - Weekly | Model Viewing Tips | Free 3D | Archiplanet | Support | Discussion | Books | ArchitectureWeek
Quick Search by name of Building, Architect, or Place:   
Examples:  "Pompidou",  "Pei",  "New York"       Advanced Search
Send this to a friend - Linking In - Contributing - Credits - Media Kit - Photo Licensing - Suggestions  

© 1998-2012 ArchitectureWeek, and Artifice, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
http://www.GreatBuildings.com/types/construction/bearing_masonry.html