Isabelline

Isabelline is a term that refers to:

  • Isabelline (colour), a pale grey-yellowish or parchment colour--an off-white colour often used to describe animals
  • Isabelline Gothic, or Isabelline, a late medieval architectural style developed under the reign of Isabella I of Castile

Other articles related to "isabelline":

Isabelline (colour) - In Animals
... bird, normally black, being strongly faded, or isabelline, in appearance ... Isabelline and Isabella are terms applied in Europe to very pale palomino or cremello horses, animals with a coat colour that is variously described as cream, pale gold ... colour and is also sometimes known as the Isabelline Bear ...
Isabelline Wheatear
... The Isabelline Wheatear (Oenanthe isabellina) is a small passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the Thrush family Turdidae, but is now more generally considered to be an Old ... The term isabelline refers to the colouration ...
Isabelline Gothic - Overview
... The Isabelline style introduced several structural elements of the Castilian tradition, of the typical Flemish Flamboyant forms and some ornaments of Islamic influence ... The most obvious characteristic of the Isabelline is the predominance of heraldic and epigraphic motifs, especially the symbols of the yoke and ... Many of these monuments were built at the command of the Queen thus Isabelline Gothic manifested the desire of the Spanish ruling classes to display that power and wealth ...
Spheniscinae - Anatomy and Physiology - Isabelline Penguins
... These are called isabelline penguins ... Isabelline penguins tend to live shorter lives than normal penguins, as they are not well-camouflaged against the deep, and are often passed over as mates ...