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Palladio, Andrea (1508–80), Italian architect, builder of the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza in 1583. 

The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare
Gabriel EganGabriel Egan

Palladio’s neoclassical designs were based on principles of harmonious proportion derived from mathematical ratios, especially 1:2, 3:4, 2:3, and 3:5. ...

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