Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Decorated period

Related Topics

In the News (Wed 22 May 19)

  Decorated Period - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Decorated style was in use between c. 1290 and c. 1350, according to Sir Nikolaus Pevsner.
Rickman dated the Decorated period to 1307-1377, but, as with all of these early architectural styles there is a gradual overlap between the periods: as fashions changed, new elements were often used alongside older ones, especially in large buildings such as churches and cathedrals, which were constructed (and added to) over long periods of time.
The style was geometrical at first and flowing in the later period, owing to the omission of the circles in the window tracery.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Decorated_Period   (547 words)

 Jutte (1)
The kagi is attached to the boshin with a forged iron pin and reinforced with a heavy iron collar.
This very decorative jutte was probably carried by an aratame (official inspector) primarily for identification and as a symbol of office.
The kagi is attached to the boshin with an iron pin and reinforced with a thin iron collar.
www.e-budokai.com /collection/jutte1.htm   (945 words)

 Decorated - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In architecture, the Decorated Period (also referred to as Decorated Gothic or simply Decorated) refers to a period and style of mediaeval Gothic architecture.
A decorated crystal has had a thin coating of metal evaporated onto it to show up its structure.
A person who has been awarded a medal or other military or civil honour is often said to have been "decorated".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Decorated   (132 words)

 Perpendicular Period - LoveToKnow 1911
In the later examples of the Decorated period the omission of the circles in the tracery had led to the employment of curves of double curvature which developed into flamboyant tracery, and the introduction of the perpendicular lines was a reaction in the contrary direction.
The finest features of this period are the magnificent timber roofs, such as those of Westminster Hall (1395), Christ Church Hall, Oxford, and Crosby Hall.
The earliest examples of the Perpendicular period, dating from 1360, are found at Gloucester, where the masons of the cathedral would seem to have been far in advance of those in other towns.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Perpendicular_Period   (318 words)

 Early English period - LoveToKnow 1911
EARLY ENGLISH PERIOD, in architecture, the term given by Rickman to the first pointed or Gothic style in England, nominally 1189-1307, which succeeded the Romanesque or Norman period towards the end of the 12th century, and developed into the Decorated period in the commencement of the 14th century.
It is chiefly characterized by the almost universal employment of the pointed arch, not only in arches of wide span such as those of the nave arcade, but for doorways and windows.
The latter is one of the chief examples of the period, to which must be added the cathedral of Salisbury (except the tower); the Galilee at Ely; nave and transept of Wells (1225-1240); nave of Lincoln; west front of Peterborough; and the minster at Beverley.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Early_English_period   (274 words)

 [No title]
The presence of types decorated using this technique, as well as the stratigraphic position of lots containing this material suggests that it may be possible to facet Abal into late and early periods, with the later facet containing the Usulután materials.
Resist decorated vessels belong to this period are generally decorated with abstract geometric motifs consisting of bands of linked circles or triangles executed in light gray and set on a cream or orange field.
Throughout the Lowlands, this period was characterized by the escalating pace and intensity of inter-polity and inter-elite competition.
www.famsi.org /cgi-bin/print_friendly.pl?file=00079   (6471 words)

 Oriental China - Yung Ching Period (1723-1736)
The pieces of the Yung-cling period, decorated with blue under the glaze with enamel in colour over the glaze, exhibited the same distinctive features which typical china of this period showed—that is, excellent potting and a skilful blending of the under-glaze blue with the enamel colours over the glaze.
Yung-ching blue, and white often has a decoration of rocks, waves and curious conventional ground in blue of a carefully painted peach-tree springing from the rocks, painted blossoms of a rich red tone with reddish or yellowish brown spots distributed over the white as if to emphasise the form of the decoration.
One of the most effective forms of decoration is what is widely known as powder or powdered blue, in which the cobalt was sprayed through gauze or dabbed either upon the whole surface, or upon all of the surface except that which by mechanical means was reserved.
www.oldandsold.com /articles07/oc-22.shtml   (1778 words)

The angel choir, of the decorated period, is behind this, and comprises the altar and retrochoir.
The three towers, dating from the decorated period, once sported wooden spires, the tallest, central one being over 500 feet high and visible from the across the Wash on a clear day.
A highly decorated west front, sadly missing many of the hundreds of figures but still magnificent, greets the visitor, and leads into the nave, with a fine plain vault and the unusual scissor arches at the crossing, inserted after the tower was heightened and the foundations started to move in the 16th century.
members.tripod.com /~TimothyPlatypus/NottinghamVictoria/cath.html   (1905 words)

 Luna Hotel Baglioni - Venice, Italy | Italy Hotels Database
All 108 guestrooms and suites are splendidly decorated with period-style furnishings / silk fabrics / hand blown Venetian chandeliers / marbled bathrooms and precious objects d art.
Decorated in different colours, with a large bathroom.
Decorated in different colours, featuring a sitting area and large bathroom.
www.italyhotelsdb.com /hotelWCT11275812.htm   (1189 words)

 Rose Antiques - Featured American Art Pottery
Rookwood vase from the arts and crafts period with a high glaze.
Decorated with leaf and flower design over a white ground and brown glaze trim.
Iris glaze decorated with white dogwood flowers on a dark grey/blue ground.
www.roslynroseantiques.com /pottery.html   (497 words)

 DECORATED PERIOD - Online Information article about DECORATED PERIOD
tracery, geometrical at first and flowing in the later period, owing to the omission of the circles in the tracery of windows, which led to the juxtaposition of the foliations and their pronounced curves of contre-flexure.
He became a high authority on early American cartography and the history of the period of exploration.
prose were contributed to a periodical entitled Uylenspiegel (founded r856).
encyclopedia.jrank.org /DAH_DEM/DECORATED_PERIOD.html   (1179 words)

 Tell Tebilla 4
The decorated mummy casing had been disturbed in antiquity and was partly removed from the chamber.
There were also traces of white and blue painted decoration on fragments of mummy casings along the southeast side of the street.
The appearance of human burials stacked 6-7 metres in depth inside chambers A.2 and A.6, and the lowest levels of A.1, indicated that Mastaba A had continued in use as a mortuary complex to the end of the Late Period, and possibly into the Ptolemaic period, before the burials were looted.
www.deltasinai.com /delta-04.htm   (1926 words)

 18th century english porcelain, Andrew Dando Antiques
Worcester (1st period) fluted trio (tea-cup,coffee-cup and saucer), decorated with puce flower sprays within pale turquoise and gilt borders, the centre of the saucer with a small polychrome flower spray..
A very decorative 18th century Worcester porcelain globular teapot and cover, decorated with a pale turquoise ground beneath gilt floral swags, bows and scattered polychrome insects.
A very decorative 18th century Worcester (1st period) lozenge shape dessert dish, finely decorated with polychrome flowers and gilding within a dark 'gross blue' border with gilt dentil edge.
www.andrewdando.co.uk /4.18thc.porcelain..htm   (769 words)

 greekart's Home Page
Vase designs of the Orientalizing Period were decorated with large motifs, abstract plant forms and humans, realand imaginary animals.
Vases were painted with a narrow band of decoration and small figures and eventually there was only one large scene on each side that filled the whole body of the vessel.
Characteristic of this period, the figure's weight rests on his left leg, with the right leg bending at the knee.
www.geocities.com /CollegePark/5219   (2004 words)

 Macao style porcelain marks
The decoration is characterised by clear printed outlines, carelessly filled in with watery transparent enamel colors.
Decorated in Macao according to a sticker on the base.
If you look very closely at this mark and compares it to the similar marks used in Hong Kong at this time, the characters on this mark is written in a slightly western "italic" style as compared to the Hong Kong versions, which are drawn more formal and straight up.
www.gotheborg.com /marks/macaustyle.shtml   (1247 words)

 www.antiker.com LES ANTIQUAIRES SPECIALISES EN Jewels-Antiques   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Ring white gold 18 K decorated with a blue sapphire of Ceylon ovaland faceted form accompanied by diamonds troïdia.
This ring is decorated with a Peridot, four elements of mother-of-pearland lines of diamonds.
Pendentive in white gold 18 K decorated with a diamond in the pear shape, accompanied by its chains.
www.artgemor.com /up/Products/en/166_Jewels-Antiques_rtp.htm   (575 words)

 GerberGear > Encyclopedia
The anodized parts are quite durable, do not tarnish, resist abrasions, and maintain their cosmetic appearance for a long period of time.
Often the pommel is interesting because of a decoration; however, there are different forms of working pommels.
The chief is a Plank Owner (Founding Member) of SEAL Team 2 and decorated combat operator during the Viet Nam conflict.
www.gerbergear.com /encyclopedia.php   (5562 words)

 106 Home Decor Gallery carved stone from Sukhothai pe
Decor Gallery and HOME DECOR ideas and interior design with carved stone from Sukhothai period on marble console with founded iron stand and other Thai, oriental style decorative with handcrafts, antiques, handmade arts of Thailand and China.
Photos of decorated foyer, entrance hall, traditional Thai houses decora n the marble console with founded-iron stand ndcrafts, antiques, handmade arts of Thailand and China.
Photos of decorated foyer, entrance hall, traditional Thai houses decoration by interior des le console with founded-iron stand handmade arts of Thailand and China.
www.10homedecor.com /Se/DecorIdea036.htm   (409 words)

 The Sphakia Survey: Internet Edition
Dates of chronological periods, particularly those of prehistoric periods, are constantly being discussed and revised.
decorated table ware: glazed, slipped or painted pottery used for eating, drinking or serving (e.g.
Divided into decorated table ware (q.v.) and plain table ware (q.v.).
sphakia.classics.ox.ac.uk /definitions.html   (1170 words)

 Antique Sewing Boxes © 1999-2006 Antigone Clarke and Joseph O'Kelly
Most boxes dating from this period were finished in wax and as such the ones which have escaped insensitive restoration have built up a rich patina.
Wood decorated Tunbridge Ware work boxes dating from this period feature cube and vandyke patterns on usually a rosewood background and are fitted with stickware sewing tools.
Although the decoration was restrained they were still made to a very high standard of craftsmanship and have the subtle appeal of understated quality.
www.hygra.com /sewing.htm   (2801 words)

 Victorian Collection
Patterned after angel motifs of the period, the cherubs are adorned with rich 22.5K gold halo and wings, bright 18K "yellow gold" hair and life like hand painted faces.
The center flower and leaves are decorated in a dark 22.5K German gold, while the middle of the medallion is hand painted with a warm, yet vibrant red.
Although this medallion was decorated in period specific colors, the use of colors that complement your decor would be just as elegant.
www.gildedleaf.com /victorian.html   (415 words)

 Spandril - LoveToKnow 1911
The spandrils over doorways in Perpendicular work are generally richly decorated.
At Magdalen College, Oxford, is one which is perforated, and has a most beautiful effect.
The spandril of doors is sometimes ornamented in the Decorated period, but seldom forms part of the composition of the doorway itself, being generally over the label.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Spandril   (117 words)

 Double Jar with Incised Patterns (Getty Museum)
Cycladic pottery of this period was decorated with geometric designs incised into the surface of the vessel and often filled with a white chalky substance that contrasts with the darker surface of the pottery.
The herringbone pattern was a typical motif for this period, but the deep grooves on the feet of the vessel are unusual.
The potter's wheel was not yet in common use at this period, so this jar was made by hand.
www.getty.edu /art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=15245   (187 words)

 All you ever wanted to know About Glossary, Sussex
Generally agreed to be the period from 1000AD to 1500AD (although some suggest that the Middle Ages should include the time from 600AD).
Later becoming King George IV, it was by act of Parliament in 1811 that George became Regent (to rule when the King or Queen is too ill or absent) due to the insanity of his father (George III).
After a period of parliamentary rule by Cromwell, the exiled King Charles II was returned to the throne in 1660.
www.allaboutsussex.co.uk /index/glossary.htm   (1413 words)

 Bricks & Brass: Set Your Styling Objective   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This is similar to the 'original period' approach but instead you recreate your home's appearance at a set date in its life; perhaps you restyle your Victorian home as it might have appeared in 1920.
This is the approach that many period house owners take as it gives you a workable compromise.
The next step is to choose the period and design style to work towards.
www.bricksandbrass.co.uk /style/styobj.htm   (460 words)

 North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources
Visitors can experience celebrations from every historical period, beginning with a tour of colonial homes and a church in Historic Bath and ending with an early 20 th-century farm Christmas by lamplight at Horne Creek Farm in Pinnacle.
Period decorations, caroling, hot apple cider, and other goodies.
Costumed interpreters decorate with festive holly and magnolia branches, cotton stalks, fruits, and cranberry and popcorn strands, and serve cookies and hot cider.
www.ncdcr.gov /news/2005/HS11_28_2005C.asp   (1564 words)

 Sally Webster Inn bed and breakfast inn - Rockport, Massachusetts
Each room is decorated with period antiques, as is the rest of the house.
To "No. 7" Sally Choate Webster, his seventh child, he left "the southern lower rooms in the old house together with the western attic chamber and a common privilege in the lane." As the years passed, she finally realized total ownership of the house, and the property became known as The Sally Webster House.
Each spacious room is decorated with period antiques, as is the rest of the house.
www.lanierbb.com /inns/bb74.html   (250 words)

 Antiques : By Period, Style : Edo :
It is sparsely decorated with spring flowers on the front, and fall flowers on the back.
During the Edo period (1601 - 1867) Yuuzen resist dye techniques were developed and complex patterns such as flower and bird motifs...
Warrior figure decoration was incorporated to Satsuma ware in the...
search.rubylane.com /antiques/,id=4.5.20.html   (1155 words)

 Doyle New York | Asian Works of Art
The Kangxi Period of the Qing Dynasty was a high point in the evolution of Chinese blue and white porcelain.
They are decorated with scrolling foliage on a blue ground between ruyi collar borders at the shoulder and foot (est.
Noteworthy is a pair of Chinese blue and white chargers, Kangxi Period, measuring 13 5/8 inches in diameter and decorated with a central scene of mounted hunters bordered by cartouches of mounted hunters and diaper patterning (est.
www.doylenewyork.com /pr/asian_art/04CN03_ASIAN/default.htm   (718 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.