Atrium Houses

Ancient Roman houses or similarly styled houses containing internal courtyards with impluvia but without colonnades; for houses with internal courtyards having colonnades, use "peristyle houses.".

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2594
Names
atrium houses
atrium house
atrium-houses
houses, atrium
atriumwoningen Dutch
atriumwoning Dutch
casas atriales Spanish
casa atrial Spanish

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Ancient Roman houses or similarly styled houses containing internal courtyards with impluvia but without colonnades; for houses with internal courtyards having colonnades, use "peristyle houses."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005451. The J. Paul Getty Trust.