16c. Manueline (Portuguese gothic) door of Olivenza town hall, Extremadura. Situated on a disputed section of the border between Portugal and Spain, Olivenza is claimed by both and is currently administered by Spain // photo by Virco PT
The portal shows in the archivolt a profusion of 78 statues, divided over six rows, of Old Testament Kings, angels, prophets and saints, each under a baldachin. The splays on both sides display (inferior copies of) statues of the apostles, with one s Экскурсии Каталония ! Отдых Барселона ! Экскурсия в Барселоне #Испания #Барселона http://vipgid.wordpress.com/
The formal living room is an exercise in both elegance and femininity with a mix of antiques and streamlined furnishings. The Louis XVI carved console, Baker striped sofa and 19th-century French trumeau imbue a sense of history, while the Anastasia Bench stools by Hickory Chair and painted ceiling (Rhine River by Benjamin Moore) add understated glamour.
Pair of very fine, rare, late Louis XVI polychrome decorated doors within a door surround: The pair of paneled doors decorated with antheniennes on pedestals surrounded by polychrome Vitruvian scrolled vines and feathers within a carved egg and dart and bead carved frame; the overdoor panel with similar decoration within a grapevine carved door surround with a scrolled leaf