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Definition of Caryatid
Caryatic Car`y*at"ic, Caryatid Car`y*at"id, a.
Of or pertaining to a caryatid.
CaryatidCaryatid Car`y*at"id, n.; pl. Caryatids. [See Caryatides.]
A draped female figure supporting an entablature, in the
place of a column or pilaster.
Meaning of Caryatid from wikipedia
- A caryatid
(/ˌkæriˈætɪd/ KARR-ee-AT-id; Ancient
Gr****: Καρυάτις, pl. Καρυάτιδες) is a sculpted female figure serving
as an architectural support
- The Townley Caryatid
is a 2.25m high Pentelic marble caryatid
a woman dressed
to take part in religious rites
(possibly fertility rites
de Las Cariátides (English: Caryatid
Building) is a building
in the Spanish capital
of Madrid built
- south, the famous
"Porch of the Maidens", with six draped female figures
) as supporting
columns. The porch
- The Caryatids
is a science fiction novel
by American writer Bruce
in 2009. It tells
the tale of the four Mihajlovic
- of the tube provided
of a second piece
of clothing. (The Caryatid statues
show a typical
drapery.) The peplos
and open on one...
- his predecessor. A caryatid stool
a concrete manifestation
of this metaphysical
"seat." One such Luba creator
of caryatid stools
is the 19th...
- side of a wall. Capital
The topmost member
of a column
(or pilaster). Caryatid
A sculpted female figure serving
as an architectural support taking
- sleeve technology
had not really
yet. Much like that on the caryatid
above, the Doric chiton
has a fold over at the top or apoptygma, is attached...
- elements include
turrets, balconies, pinnacles, multi-coloured ceramics, and caryatids
a picturesque fantasy
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