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Definition of stern gallery

stern gallery
Gallery Gal"ler*y, n.; pl. Galleries. [F. galerie, It. galleria, fr. LL. galeria gallery, perh. orig., a festal hall, banquetting hall; cf. OF. galerie a rejoicing, fr. galer to rejoice. Cf. Gallant, a.] 1. A long and narrow corridor, or place for walking; a connecting passageway, as between one room and another; also, a long hole or passage excavated by a boring or burrowing animal. 2. A room for the exhibition of works of art; as, a picture gallery; hence, also, a large or important collection of paintings, sculptures, etc. 3. A long and narrow platform attached to one or more sides of public hall or the interior of a church, and supported by brackets or columns; -- sometimes intended to be occupied by musicians or spectators, sometimes designed merely to increase the capacity of the hall. 4. (Naut.) A frame, like a balcony, projecting from the stern or quarter of a ship, and hence called stern gallery or quarter gallery, -- seldom found in vessels built since 1850. 5. (Fort.) Any communication which is covered overhead as well as at the sides. When prepared for defense, it is a defensive gallery. 6. (Mining) A working drift or level. Whispering gallery. See under Whispering.

Meaning of stern gallery from wikipedia

- Max Stern (1904-1987) was a German-Canadian arts benefactor, art historian, and owner of Montreal's Dominion Gallery (in French, Galerie Dominion). Max...
- The stern is the back or aft-most part of a ship or boat, technically defined as the area built up over the sternpost, extending upwards from the counter...
- commissions, gallery exhibitions and art fairs. He is the father of California State Senator Henry Stern and daughters Ella and Sophie Stern. "New Face:...
- Bangkok. The Barry Stern Galleries in Glenmore Road, Paddington, New South Wales, is still owned by Stern but Maunsell Wickes Gallery now operates from...
- Retrieved 31 August 2017. "elizabeth borglum - Frederic Stern Gallery - California Art Gallery". fredericsterngallery.com. Retrieved 31 August 2017. Morgan...
- Max Stern may refer to: Max Stern (gallery owner) (1904–1987), German-Canadian arts benefactor, art historian and gallery owner Max Stern (businessman)...
- transom stern, 2 masts and with a long bowsprit. They are ketch-rigged with standing gaffs, no topsails, two or three headsails. A stern gallery and Chinese...
- stern-the-phil-stern-gallery-2/ Retrieved 2011-12-20., http://arrestedmotion.com/2011/12/openings-david-flores-x-phil-stern-the-phil-stern-gallery/ Retrieved...
- See also Stern, Philippe Stern: Harold Philip Stern (May 3, 1922 – April 3, 1977) was an American art historian and curator specializing in Asian art....
- Irma Stern (1894, Schweizer-Reneke, Transvaal – 23 August 1966, Cape Town, South Africa) was a major South African artist who achieved national and international...
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