Open-work sentence example

open-work
  • in height, and it 'presents a skilful transition from a square base into an octagonal superstructure, which in its turn is surmounted by a pyramidal spire of the most exquisite open work in stone.
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  • It is an Early English and Decorated cruciform building of red sandstone, with a tower surmounted by a beautiful open-work crown.
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  • The open work was filled up with whitewash, the painting and gilding effaced, the furniture soiled, torn or removed.
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  • The parish church of St James is a fine Perpendicular building, with a lofty spire, and a beautiful open-work roof over the nave.
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  • high, surmounted with an open-work crown.
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  • spandrels of the doorway in open-work.
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  • The Chapel of the Girdle has good frescoes by Agnoio Gaddi (1365), a statue of the Virgin by Giovanni Pisano, and a handsome bronze open-work screen.
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  • "They seem like open-work," remarked the boy, gazing intently.
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  • It is relatively modest, but has detached columns and a big segmental pediment and the spandrels of the doorway in open-work.
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  • The rings all feature an oval, open-work gallery with multiple brilliant cut stones.
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