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.
A common plant of the Mediterranean, whose stylized leaves form the
characteristic decoration on Corinthian and Composite capitals; also appears on
Feb 2, 2007 ... In architecture and decorative arts, a stylized ornamental motif based on a
characteristic Mediterranean plant with jagged leaves, Acanthus ...
Acanthus leaves have been a favorite and symbolic design motif since they were
used to adorn Corinthian columns in ancient Greece.
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Dec 5, 2010 ... You can find acanthus leaves decorating Medieval manuscripts and wood
carvings, so there were quite few periods of art since that haven't ...
Acanthus definition, any of several plants of the genus Acanthus, of the
Mediterranean region, having spiny or toothed leaves and showy, white or
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Jun 17, 2015 ... Observers of design and architecture are likely to recognize the acanthus leaf.
The figure is so prominent in classically inspired construction ...
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