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abaciscus

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 26 words.

1. Small *abacus or *abaculus.

2. Border enclosing part or the entire pattern of a *mosaic

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abaculus

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 5 words.

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abaculus

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 7 words.

*Abaciscus (1) or (3).

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abacus

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 74 words.

1 Flat-topped plate, also called tailloir, the upper member of a capital of a column on which the architrave

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abacus

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Art.

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The uppermost member of a capital, set atop a pillar, and, on classical buildings, in contact with the bottom of the entablature. The abacus resembles in form the flat slab on...

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abacus

in The Oxford Companion to Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 60 words.

A flat slab forming the top of a capital, with a different shape for each *order.

The abacus

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abacus

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 68 words.

1. Flat-topped plate or tailloir, the upper member of a column *capital supporting the *architrave. The

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Abadie, Paul (1783–1868)

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 154 words.

(1783–1868).

French architect. In 1805 he joined Percier's office in Paris, and in 1818 became Architect to

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Abadie, Paul (1783–1868)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 152 words.

he joined (1805) *Percier’s office in Paris, and became (1818) Architect to the City

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Abadie, Paul (1812–85)

in The Oxford Companion to Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 86 words.

trained in the *Beaux Arts tradition but a leading exponent of the neo-Romanesque—western and eastern—notable for intrusive ‘restoration’ of

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