Alternative terms for "Cul de lampe"
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cul De Lampe
cul de lampe (current term)
cul de sac
Literary usage of Cul de lampe
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"Distinguished from a bridge as being a very subordinate part of the general structure. cul de lampe (BRACKET) FKOM CHURCH AT EAST ..."
2. A Catalogue of Manuscripts Forming a Portion of the Library of Robert Hoe by Robert Hoe, Carolyn Shipman (1909)
"... drawings comprise a frontispiece containing 3 medallion portraits, the title-page, 11 free full-page drawings, a head-piece, and a cul-de-lampe. ..."
3. Catalogue of Books Selected from the Library of an English Amateur by Carnarvon (1897)
"G. Collation : One frontispiece, one vignette, one fleuron, one ornamented letter, four plates, and one cul-de-lampe, drawn and engraved by Martinet and ..."
4. A History of Architecture by Russell Sturgis, Arthur Lincoln Frothingham (1915)
"215); the elimination of the solid bell of the capital in cul-de-lampe schemes ... A most unusual and charming design is 215—Sill-course and cul-de-lampe at ..."
5. A History of Architecture by Russell Sturgis, Arthur Lincoln Frothingham (1915)
"A most unusual and charming design is in 215—Sill-course and cul-de-lampe at Notre Dame, Semur. (From Viollet-le Due.) 216—Cul-de-lampe carrying statue at ..."