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Acanthus (ornament)

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Acanthus mollis leaf; in both this and A. spinosus the leaf forms are rather variable. The acanthus is one of the most common plant forms to make foliage ornament and decoration.

Acanthus leaves - Buffalo Architecture and History

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A common plant of the Mediterranean, whose stylized leaves form the characteristic decoration on Corinthian and Composite capitals; also appears on acanthus ...

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Nov 26, 2012 ... http://www.woodcarvingworkshops.tv In this introductory lesson, you'll learn a brief history of the Acanthus leaf and discover its hidden ...

acanthus | ornamental motif | Britannica.com

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In architecture and decorative arts, a stylized ornamental motif based on a characteristic Mediterranean plant with jagged leaves, Acanthus spinosus. It was first ...

History of the acanthus leaf and meaning - Zhki's Gallery

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So much so we have made a page just for it. Why is the acanthus leaf so popular with the old architectural elements of the Greco-Roman world? The Greeks and ...

THE ACANTHUS LEAF - ORNAMENTAL WOODCARVER Patrick ...

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Oct 21, 2012 ... The Acanthus Leaf. Acanthus leaf carved in wood. Of all the ornamental designs which have been borrowed from nature, the Akanthos is the ...

Ways/Architecture: Lecture I: The Acanthus Leaf

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In order to bring home these thoughts to you, I should like to start to-day by considering a well-known motif in art — that of the so-called acanthus leaf — showing ...

Corbels with Acanthus Leaves: Beautifully Detailed Carved Corbels

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Dress up your space with these beautiful Greco-Roman era Acanthus leaf corbels. These beautiful hand carved corbels are sure to be a conversation starter!

Acanthus Leaf Components: Corbels, Molding, Onlays, Island Legs ...

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Enjoy the intricate hand carved acanthus leaf motif across products such as island posts, corbels, moldings, and more. Explore decorative options now!

1000+ images about Acanthus leaf design on Pinterest | Leaves and ...

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Explore Sarah Kershaw's board "Acanthus leaf design" on Pinterest, the world's catalog of ideas. | See more about Leaves and Wood Carvings.

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Acanthus Leaves - Bob's Blogs - Bob Vila

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Acanthus leaves are among the most common plants to be used as ornamental elements in architecture and interior design, and historians say the earliest ...

Acanthus & Leaves | Decorators Supply

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Acanthus & Leaves. Ornaments Manufactured by Decorators Supply Are: : Created from our Library of Historic Hand Carved Masters – Choose from over 13,000

Calligraphy Design: Acanthus Leaves | The Calligraphy Pen

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Apr 16, 2009 ... Acanthus leaves are an extremely versatile design element with calligraphy. The fluid, organic shapes can provide a visual relief from dense ...