Piatkov A. S., Piatkov S. V.

A HISTORY OF THE INTERIOR OF THE COMMON ROOM

The biggest in terms of size and maybe the oldest original placement of a
dwelling has its own history. It always provided shelter, safety and comfort for members of familial
consolidation. But it also relayed the status of that consolidation for other viewers who
were allowed to enter the dwelling. «Hall», «chamber», «lounge», «clean room», «living
room»; «common room» - that is how this room called through different times and according to
its function its interior was changed.

Keywords: chamber, «clean room», common room, communication function, frontal view poin, hall, living room, monofunctionality, multifunctionality, physiological needs, representative function, social needs, многофункциональность, общая комната, представительская функция; функция общения; физиологические потребности; социальные потребности; зал, салон. «Чистая комната»; гостиная