White Marble

Some articles on marble, white marble, white:

Stowe House - The House - The Major Interiors
... has in its centre a large set of doors which lead into The Marble Saloon, either side of these doors are portraits by Sir William Beechey of on left Richard, first Duke of ... The west wall has above the fireplace Thomas Banks's white marble relief of Caractacus before the Emperor Claudius in its centre which is flanked by two doors ... staircase leading to the ground floor, Christophe Veyrier's white marble relief of The family of Darius before Alexander the Great in its centre ...
Shah Jahani Mahal
... It is situated between the white marble Khas-Mahal and the red stone Jahangiri mahal and is set, transitionally, in between these two major residential complexes of two different ages ... the brick masonry and red stone were all white, stuccoed with a thick plaster and colorfully painted with floral designs ... The whole palace once glistened white, like white marble ...
St. Adalbert's In Chicago - Church Design and Decoration
... finally to enter the immense main body where one finds the most magnificent marble work to be found in any church in Chicago ... A stern large white-marble statue of the church's patron St ... and martyr, stares down from the massive and elaborate thirty-five ton Cararra marble altar whose ten spiral pillars are capped with a dome-shaped ciborium ...
Batu Siharulidze - Permanent Displays
... Jiangsu, China Tied Man, 6' x 7' x 3', White Marble Public Space, Mercin, Turkey Human Mind, 5' x 6' x 3', White Marble, Ankara University Sculpture Garden, Ankara, Turkey ...
Jama Masjid, Delhi - Architecture
... roof is covered with eight domes with repeated stripes of purple and white marble, with its lowermost parts covered with loasd. 9.Two lofty minarets, 130 feet (41 m) high, and containing 130 steps, longitudinally striped with white marble and red sandstone, flank the domes on either side ... of the mosque, up to the height of the waist, are covered with marble ...

Famous quotes containing the words marble and/or white:

    The marble not yet carved can hold the form Of every thought the greatest artist has.
    Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564)

    Would you ascend to Heaven and bodiless dwell?
    Or take your bodies honorless to Hell?

    In Heaven you have heard no marriage is,
    No white flesh tinder to your lecheries,
    John Crowe Ransom (1888–1974)