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Architectural design: acanthus leaves in stone. Classical Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Art And Architecture, Architecture Details, Architectural Features, Architectural Elements, Art Nouveau, Exterior, Glamour

Paris, France

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Lost in museum.Inside the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria, photo by . Amazing Architecture, Art And Architecture, Architecture Details, Klagenfurt, Claude Monet, Vincent Van Gogh, Santorini, Austria, Europe Centrale

Inside the Kunsthistorisches Museum

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Villa Torlonia in Roma. Classic Architecture, Historical Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Interior Architecture, Baroque Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Stone Decoration

The Beauty of Truth: Faith, Hope & Love

Beauty is all around us, one need simply observe. This blog is a compilation of things that make me happy: Art, Nature, Design, Poetry, Fashion, Film, Faith, People, Places, Music and more......

Stylized Corinthian Capital -- Greek Revival Jay House, Rye, NY each side of the dining room Home Upgrades, Greek Revival, Historic Homes, Stage Set Design, Victorian Kitchen, Revival, Wood Columns, Amazing Architecture, Great House

Stylized Corinthian Capital -- Greek Revival Jay House, Rye

The Capitals of the 1838 Peter Augustus Jay mansion's columns are simply exquisite. Decorative components include stylized acanthus and Egyptian lotus leaves. The abacus or uppermost member of this capital is decorated with anthemia or palmettes. This configuration is often called "Tower of the Winds" or "Temple of the Winds" These capitals were clearly inspired by several sources; they are similar but are not identical to drawings in Minard Lafever's "The Beauties of Modern Architecture" a…