tablature.' The height of the column, including base and capital, is equal to seven diameters.
Example 68, fig. 68, is the elevation of half of the pedestal of the Doric column to same scale as the last example. Draw ap7 a b at right angles, make a b equal to 4 modules 5 minutes, or 4 modules 20 minutes. Make the ' plinth' ac equal 2.6 parts in height; the * fillet' cd equal ; the 1 cyma recta' de equal ; the 1 fillet' e equal 1; the * cavetto' / equal 4. Proceed how to put in the cornice; make the top ' fillet' at b equal 2 parts; the 1 corona' below equal 6£; the 1 quarter-round' equal 6£; the fillet' equal 1, and the ' cavetto' equal 4. Put in the breadth of the ' die'
by measuring from f to », equal 40 parts. From «, the face of the die, measure off to o, equal 16 parts; through o draw a line to p parallel to ab. From p set off to equal 2 parts; from the line po to t, equal 11 parts. Make the projection of the cavetto at top of base and at cornice equal to 1 part from line of die. From v lay back to 4, equal 12 parts; from 2 to 3, equal 5£. Put in the cyma at st, and the quarter-round from 4 to 3.
Example 69, fig. 69, represents the base of the column now under consideration ; it is sometimes termed the * Attic base;' 10 parts are given to the 1 plinth ;' 7 to the 4 torusto the < fillet;' 4 to the 4 scotia;' 1 to the
fillet above it; 5 4 to the second torus, and 1 to the fillet above. The projections are set off from the centre-line ab, and are as follows, commencing with the < plinth* equal 40 ; 1 torus' equal 40; 4fillet' equal 36f; fillet be^ neath the second torus 35; second torus 36f; last fillet 34.
Example 70, fig. 70, is the 'capital' of the Doric order. The various ' heights' and ' projections' are as follows, beginning with the fillet cd. The diameter of top of shaft is 52, or 26 parts on each side of the centre-line ab; fillet cd is 1-J. parts in height, and projection 28 ; the astragal or bead 3^, projection 30; the neck 9 parts, projection 26. The three fillets below the quarter-round are together 3-J parts in height; this is divided into three equal parts, as in the drawing. The quarter-round is 6J in height; the 1 abacus' 61, and its projection 36: the quarter-round below it begins at a point 1 part back from end of abacus; the last fillet is 39.
Example 71, fig. 71, shews an elevation of the Doric entablature. The. line xx is the centre-line of column (see fig. 67), from which the projections are taken. The architrave af is composed of two fasciae abybd} with a fillet df. The 'guttae' or 1 drops' in the upper fascia bd are 3f parts in height, surmounted with a fillet 1-J-. The 'triglyph' is over this in centre of column, and its width is 50 parts ; the distance between the ' triglyphs' is-exactly a square, the side of which is the depth of the frieze fg; the distances between the triglyphs are called 4 metopes,' and are filled in with the ornament as in the drawing. The following are the heights of the various mouldings, with their projections: ab 11 parts, projection equal 26; be equal 9£; cd equal 3f; de the projection of b and d equal 27; of the fillet fd equal 28, its height being 4 parts; the height of frieze fg equal 45; gh equal 5, projection of gh equal 27. Height of hk equal 5, the fillet
1; projection of h equal 32; of h 35 J; height of km equal 6; projection ot m equal 64J; of vt equal 39$. Height of mn equal 8; no the fillet f;
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