cosmatesque


cosmatesque
cos·ma·tesque

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  • Cosmatesque — screen at the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano. Some works of Deodatus di Cosma for Colonna family are housed in the basilica. Cosmatesque, or Cosmati, is a style of geometric decorative inlay stonework typical of Medieval Italy, and… …   Wikipedia

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  • Cosmatesque — Pavement de la Basilique Sainte Marie Majeure Le style cosmatesque est un style de pavements typiques de l époque du Moyen Âge en Italie et en particulier à Rome et dans ses environs. Le nom vient de Cosma ou Cosmati, l un des groupes d artisans… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cosmatesque — |käzmə|tesk adjective Usage: sometimes capitalized Etymology: Italian cosmatesco, from Cosmati + esco esque : of, relating to, or resembling Cosmati work …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cosmatesque style —    The Cosmatesque Style, popular in the 12th and 13th centuries, takes its name from the Cosmati, a family of craftsmen, sculptors, and architects who created mosaics with geometric designs to decorate architectural surfaces. Their work is found …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • Cosmati — Floor in Cosmati style from the Cathedral at Terracina The Cosmati were a Roman family, seven members of which, for four generations, were skilful architects, sculptors and workers in decorative geometric mosaic, mostly for church floors. Their… …   Wikipedia

  • Basilica of St. John Lateran — Papal Archbasilica of St. John Lateran Archibasilica Sanctissimi Salvatoris et Sanctorum Iohannes Baptistae et Evangelistae in Laterano Omnium urbis et orbis ecclesiarum mater et caput Facade of the Basilica of St. John Lateran Basic information… …   Wikipedia

  • San Lorenzo fuori le Mura — Papal Basilica of Saint Lawrence outside the Walls Basilica Papale di San Lorenzo fuori le Mura (Italian) The Basilica di San Lorenzo fuori le Mura is a shrine to the martyred Roman deacon, Saint Lawrence. The facade was rebuilt after being… …   Wikipedia

  • Santi Nereo e Achilleo — is a 4th century basilica church in Rome.The church is located in the rione Celio, close to the Baths of Caracalla. The current Cardinal Priest of the Titulus Ss. Nerei et Achillei is Theodore McCarrick.HistoryA 377 inscription in the Basilica di …   Wikipedia

  • Cosmatesco — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Pantalla cosmati en la Basílica de San Juan de Letrán. Algunas obras de Deodatus di Cosma para la familia Colonna se encuentran en la basílica. El estilo cosmatesco o cosmati es una manera de realizar un suelo típico …   Wikipedia Español


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