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map: classical forms : return and vary, and become something in themselves, related to their origins, but with the process having supplanted original intent : the entablature of the classical orders had a utilitarian origin, likely from stone and timber framing, post and lintel structure, which over time became decorative and then the subject itself, the primary source of retrospective repetition : this original timber frame, post and lintel formation resulted in the entablature proportions and provided the map : map for harmony : for the development of architectural proportions : like pythagoras, the original considerations for formulation are lost, but the result is perpetuated, ensconced in culture, and becomes the subject for further development