The interior is richly decorated with various coloured marbles.
I decorated his cake.
The interior is in the form of a basilica, the double aisles being borne by ancient columns, and contains ambones and a candelabrum of 1311, the former resting on columns supported by lions, and decorated with reliefs and coloured marble mosaic. The castle at the highest point of the town was erected in the 14th century.
Basilica with a vaulted portico and a nave and two aisles begun in 1103, a mosaic pavement in the Cosmatesque style, a good ambo resting on columns and decorated with mosaics showing traces of Moorish influence, a Paschal candelabrum, and an organ gallery of similar style.
A tall perfectly formed and decorated Christmas tree stood beside the staircase.
Christian Levantines were employed in its construction and it was decorated in part with Venetian mirrors, &c. In the same enclosure is a small castle attributed to Yesu I.
The monastic buildings have practically disappeared, but the church was a splendid building of various dates from Norman to Decorated, the choir and Lady chapel representing the later period.
St Michael's church in East Teignmouth was rebuilt in 1824 in Decorated style, but retains a Norman doorway and other ancient portions; of St James', in West Teignmouth, the south porch and tower are Norman.
Many of the houses are of brick decorated with glazed tiles.
In the old town of Bridlington the church of St Mary and St Nicholas consists of the fine Decorated and Perpendicular nave, with Early English portions, of the priory church of an Augustinian foundation of the time of Henry I.
Its church of St Mary is mainly Decorated, and a few old houses remain.
The church of St Mary and All Saints is a large and beautiful cruciform building principally of the Decorated period.
The church of St Margaret is Decorated and Perpendicular.
The church of All Saints (Decorated and Perpendicular) possesses some old brasses; it was restored in 1875.
At present the magnificent council chambers for the different legislative bodies of the Venetian republic and the state apartments of the doges are richly decorated with gilt carving and panelling in the style of the later Renaissance.
They entered the elegant, newly decorated, and luxurious dining room.
The chunky blocks of the stone walls were decorated with art done by children, and colorful mats covered the floor.
She explored one hallway and found two guest bedrooms and an office, all decorated in the same cold, impersonal colors.
Cesareo; this is a marble altar richly decorated with mosaic in sculptured panels, and (below) two angels drawing back a curtain (all in marble) so as to expose the open grating of the confessio.
The church of St Mary and St Nicholas is a cruciform building in red sandstone, of the Decorated and Perpendicular periods, with a central octagonal tower.
The façade, flanked by two towers with cupolas, is decorated with arcades filled in with statuary and sculpture, the whole representing the Last Judgment.
The most carefully executed part is on the south and south-east, where the wall is decorated by a row of granite monoliths beneath which runs a double line of chevron ornament.
The church, which contains numerous interesting monuments, possesses also the unusual feature of an apsidal Decorated chapel.
There are numerous modern churches and chapels, many of them very handsome; and the former parish church of St Nicholas remains, a Decorated structure containing a Norman font and a memorial to the great duke of Wellington.
Ambones were made of wood or else of costly marbles, and were decorated with mosaics, reliefs, gilding, &c.; sometimes also covered with canopies supported on columns.
Portions of the coloured terra-cotta slabs which decorated the cornice and other architectural members have also been discovered.
He decorated the Sainte Chapelle at Bourges; he built the Hotel de Nesle in Paris, and palaces at Poitiers, Bourges, Mehun-sur-Yevre and elsewhere.
The cross, in Decorated Gothic, stands beside the town hall.
The four wall-surfaces that flank the three western doorways are decorated with very beautiful sculpture in relief, once ornamented with colour, the designs for which, according to Burckhardt, must be ascribed to the architect of the whole, though executed by other (but still Sienese, not Pisan) hands.
Some pre-Norman work appears in the western wall, the tower arches and south porch are Norman, and there are an Early English chapel and some Decorated windows.
Owing to a fire which gutted a great part of the palace in 1574, the internal appearance of the rooms was completely changed, and the fine series of early Paduan and Venetian paintings which decorated the walls of the chief rooms was lost.
Women were packed even in the luxurious bathrooms with their sitting areas decorated with couches and a gilded fountain.
Alliance with Phoenicia gave the impulse to extended intercourse; trading expeditions were undertaken from the Gulf of Akaba, and Ahab built himself a palace decorated with ivory.
The parish church, dating from the 13th century, possesses several richly decorated reliquaries of the 12th to 15th centuries.
In the Roman Catholic Church mitres are divided into three classes: (1) Mitra pretiosa, decorated with jewels, gold plates, &c.; (2) Mitra auriphrygiata, of white silk, sometimes embroidered with gold and silver thread or small pearls, or of cloth of gold plain; (3) Mitra simplex, of white silk damask, silk or linen, with the two falling bands behind terminating in red fringes.
The chapel, the only remnant of the palace, is a beautiful Decorated structure with a vaulted crypt, itself above groundlevel.
Among interesting ancient buildings may be mentioned the palace within the fort, containing an armoury and fine library; and the Brihadiswaraswami temple, of the r rth century, enclosed in two courts, surmounted by a lofty tower and including the exquisitely decorated shrine of Subrahmanya.
High - is decorated with designs in black, white, green and yellow, the yellow designs (formed of micaceous sand) glistening like gold.
The cathedral, of the 12th century, has a carved portal and three apses decorated with small arches and pilasters, and contains a fine pulpit and episcopal throne in marble mosaic. Near it are two grottos 1 To the period after 335 belong numerous silver and bronze coins with the legend Caleno.
The parish churches of Dronfield, Hathersage (with some notable stained glass), Sandiacre and Tideswell exemplify the Decorated period; the last is a particularly stately and beautiful building, with a lofty and ornate western tower and some good early brasses.
The creator of the present edifice was Francis I., under whom the architect Gilles le Breton erected most of the buildings of the Cour Ovale, including the Porte Doree, its southern entrance, and the Salle des Fetes, which, in the reign of Henry II., was decorated by the Italians, Francesco Primaticcio and Nicolo dell' Abbate, and is perhaps the finest Renaissance chamber in France.
The inner walls are decorated with Byzantine frescoes, among which only a painting of the Last Supper, and the portraits of five saints, remain unrestored.
The style is early Decorated, and a rich ornamentation is carried out in Italian marble, serpentine and alabaster.
The table was decorated with rare and beautiful plants and flowers.
This place is lavishly decorated and will really make you feel like you're in an Italian villa, rather than in Holbrook.
Artist's Palette This trendy, upscale bistro in Poughkeepsie has a smallish, open dining room that is bright and lively (sometimes noisy),
decorated with the works of local artists.
Beautifully decorated, the restaurant also offers a lunchtime buffet. 403 J St.
The restaurant is decorated with the owner's fantastic collection of vintage black and white photographs, including some rare Brassai images of 1930s Paris.
Each one-bedroom cottage has four impeccably decorated rooms, and residents have access to the AAA four-diamond-rated inn and spa at Mirbeau.
Its dining room is decorated to feng shui standards, with an Asian minimalist style.
The walls are decorated in bright crafts and pop music keeps the atmosphere light and fun.
The hotel contains 320 guest rooms that are fully decorated with modern furnishings.
Hilton Netherland Plaza Located across from Fountain Square in downtown Cincinnati, the Hilton Netherland Plaza is a restored 1930's hotel decorated in art deco style.
The cafe is decorated with beautiful Latin-inspired sculptures, lots of greenery, stone patio area and dark hardwood furnishings.
Houston, TX 77098(713) 527-8900avalondiner.com Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House Del Frisco, located in the Houston Galleria, is decorated with Brazilian slate floors, mahogany walls and enormous lights.
Steakhouse offers a quaint art-deco setting, decorated with dark hardwood furniture, comfy leather chairs and a touch of brass accents.
Regardless of when you visit, you are sure to enjoy the clean, well decorated dining room.
Swedesford RoadExton, PA 19341(610) 524-5275 Aayashiana Indian Cuisine Aayashiana is a Hindi word that describes a tastefully decorated home.
Traditionally dressed gauchos, or meat-carvers, circulate around the abstract-art decorated dining room.
Decorated in a classic white tablecloth style, the restaurant itself is divided in half, with the dining room on one side and a small bar on the other.
Moreover, the restaurant has a tempting display case of beautifully decorated desserts, such as the black forest cake.
Their dining room and bar are decorated in a deep red dressed with various modern art paintings.
Aurora, CO 80012(303) 344-5488helgasdeli.com Edelweiss German Restaurant Located south of Colorado Springs, this beautifully decorated restaurant has strolling musicians on weekends, and unforgettable desserts.
Its walls are decorated with works by local artists, and all of them are for sale.
Also, guests may dine in the lounge decorated with dark mahogany furniture and chandeliers accented with warm colors of brown, tan and orange.
The Hyatt offers guest rooms decorated in a sleek, modern style with large beds and plush bedding.
The Courtyard restaurant within the Kennedy School is spacious and warmly decorated, and serves homemade brews and better than average pub food.
The restaurant---situated in a beautifully decorated former home in the heart of Midtown---includes several small rooms for an intimate dining experience.
The restaurant is decorated in a European Spanish theme, and there is usually Spanish music playing.
Decorated with mahogany wood furnishings, metals and rich earth tones, PF Chang's China Bistro also boasts an original hand-painted 12th century painting.
Decorated in a Trolley Era style, the restaurant features a clam and crab bar that is both affordable and enjoyable.
Decorated with Marilyn Monroe memorabilia, this pizza location offers gourmet pizzas with a variety of toppings to please any palate.
Brown Sugar Café 1033 Commonwealth AvenueBoston, MA 02215(617) 787-4242 www.brownsugarcafe.com Bangkok City This restaurant located near Hynes, has a welcoming atmosphere, with delicious food, friendly wait staff and a beautifully decorated interior.
One of the reasons for this may be the presence of Yale University, one of the largest and most famous colleges in the United States, but the town's decorated history in cuisine may also attest to the high quantity.
Walls are made of bare brick and decorated with Thai art.
The lounge decorated with a fireplace and bar, typically is used for events.
While the interior is small, it is meticulously decorated and the coziness adds to the romantic ambience.
Each of its professionally decorated seven rooms or suites has hardwood floors, a full bath and kitchen or kitchenette, antiques, and all the latest technology.
The walls of the restaurant are decorated with Duke's pictures and memorabilia.
Both churasscarias are decorated with natural woods, reminiscent of Southwestern Brazil.
Decorated with wood floors, large murals on the walls and china dishware, the restaurant features prime steaks and seafoods with dishes such as Dover sole meunière, truffle risotto, lamb chops and even bouillabaisse.
Decorated with antiques and covered in plants and vines, the Madison Square and Garden Cafe is relaxing and provides the comforting feel of the great outdoors in a partially indoor setting.
FlatIron Grill in Napa Valley The FlatIron Grill is a classic steak house decorated in rich burgundies and browns.
He glanced around the penthouse decorated in dark colors with flashes of burgundy and brown, attention settling on the familiar skyline visible through the window.
The Madonna della Ghiara, built in 1597 in the form of a Greek cross, and restored in 1900, is beautifully proportioned and finely decorated in stucco and with frescoes of the Bolognese school of the early 17th century.
From the first the white conical cap seems to have been decorated round the lower edge by a band or orphrey (circulus).
Who decorated this place?
The windows all faced east, over another valley, and a terrace was decorated with dainty iron-scrolled chairs.
The interior is of brick, plastered and decorated with frescoes.
Fine stone palaces, richly decorated, with separate sleeping apartments, large halls, ingenious devices for admitting light and air, sanitary conveniences and marvellously modern arrangements for supply of water and for drainage, attest this fact.
The chariot was drawn on this occasion by the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, who were decorated with immense pink and blue bows.
He had on a shabby cadet jacket, decorated with a soldier's cross, equally shabby cadet's riding breeches lined with worn leather, and an officer's saber with a sword knot.
Any hope he'd had of finding something—anything!—to use as a weapon was dashed as he looked around the sparsely decorated room.
The animals were decorated with wampum and strangled, and then the sins of the people were transferred to them; then the remains were burned and the ashes gathered up, taken through the village and sprinkled before every house.
Other artists, of whom we know nothing else, such as Antonio Busetto, Antonio Foscolo, Gasparino Rosso, Giacomo da Como, Marco da Legno and others, were called in to help in evolving this masterpiece of decorated architecture, affording us an example of the way in which the ducal palace and other monuments of Venice grew out of the collaboration of numerous nameless artists.