The 19th century revival of 16th c. styles, exemplars of which are the enlargements to the Louvre in Paris, France. Influenced the Renaissance Revival style common in North America in the late 19th century to early 20th century. See also Beaux Arts, Second Empire.
- Baker, John Milnes. American House Styles: A Concise Guide. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, Ltd., 2002.
- Blumenson, John J.G. Identifying American Architecture: A Pictorial Guide for Styles and Terms, 1600-1945. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1981.
- McAlester, Virginia. A Field Guide to American Houses: The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America’s Domestic Architecture. New York, NY: Knopf, 2015.
Also see Architecture / Style index.