Mosaics are employed to decorate the spandrils of the arches.
To decorate the walls of his palaces at St Germain and Manly.
Rule one: I get to decorate your apartment next time.
Alex and Jonathan wanted to help decorate, but there were some basic things that could be done.
Carmen had been practicing with some basic equipment and managed to decorate a cake for Alex's birthday.
Lion skins belong to the emperor, but the slayer keeps a strip to decorate his shield.
He'd never seen art of this kind, only the statues of his father's court and the multi-hued strands used to decorate homes.
Frequently used to decorate the very beautiful personal ornaments of which so many specimens enrich the museums of Europe.
Formerly known as the Toile de St Jean, it was used on certain feast days to decorate the nave of Bayeux cathedral.
This was a battle-piece to decorate one of the walls of the new councilhall in the palace of the signory.
In the realm of art the "middle ages" had already set in before Constantine robbed the arch of Titus to decorate his own, and before those museums of antiquity, the temples, were plundered by Christian mobs.
Lighted candles certainly continued to decorate the holy table in Queen Elizabeth's chapel, to the scandal of Protestant zealots.
In this manner a farmer's wife will often decorate herself with her entire dowry.
They had lost some 2 500 killed, amongst them Gournay and Berbier du Metz, the chief of artillery, the Allies twice as many, as well as 48 guns, and Luxemburg was able to send 150 colours and standards to decorate NotreDame.
Morris worked with feverish energy, and on finishing the portion assigned to him proceeded to decorate the roof.
Very beautiful sculpture, executed with an ivory-like minuteness of finish, is used to decorate the whole building with wonderful profusion.
During the whole medieval period it was much used to decorate church plate, silver altar-frontals, and the like.
These fresh little flowers of his leisure used to decorate the walls of his studio, and at the sale of its contents after his death realized considerable prices.
Only with the utmost difficulty could Sophia get the young tsar Peter to decorate the defeated commander-in-chief as if he had returned a victor.
The windows were to be plain and undivided, and it was forbidden to decorate them with stained glass.
Just as it is the custom of French people, of all ranks and creeds, to decorate the graves of their dead on the jour des morts, so in Germany the people stream to the grave-yards once a year with offerings of flowers.
Ancient flags captured in war decorate the walls, and in the middle of the.
Assyrian and afterwards Greek craftsmen working for Scythic employers were compelled to decorate these outlandish forms, which they did according to their own fashion: but there was also a native style with conventionalized beast decoration, which was almost always employed for the adornment of bits and horses' gear, and very often for weapons.
The entire edifice has been restored since 1898, and the frescoes by Guercino and Caracci, which decorate parts of its roof, though good in themselves, are inappropriate to its severe style.