deutsch englisch
 
 
 Home 
 
 Terms and conditions 
 
 Contact 
 
 Sign in 
 
 Your account 
 
 Shopping cart 
 
 Checkout 

  Homepage figures from 100 cm BAD-7143      your account  |  Shopping Cart  |  Checkout
 
 Categories 
 


 


 Angels


 Animal Figures


 Base for garden statues and columns


 Brick wall cladding wall reliefs step plates


 Buddha


 Busts


 Columns and capitals of white concrete plaster OR


 Dragon / Gargoyle


 Dwarf Gnome


 Fence piers - pillar covers


 figures from 100 cm


 figures to 100 cm


 Fountains - garden fountains wall fountain cascading fountains 


 Hand-painted unique pieces


 Japan lamps


 planting amphoras


 Railings ready for installation 


 Stone & Garden Furniture


 Stucco facade made ​​of white concrete


 Various COMPLETE SET `s

 Information 
Delivery and
Shipping charges

Declaration of data protection
Our general terms and conditions
Right of Returns
Contact Us
Imprint

 New products more


BAD-10294




add. the appropriate shipping costs

 Additional information 
ABOUT U.S.
IMPRINT
Sitemap
contract statements
Guestbook
References Photos
VerpackV
Special Offers!
payment
withdrawal form

  Product Information
  Item 81 from 144 to a category figures from 100 cm    Back to category

beautiful caryatid columns 154 cm high figure

BAD-7143
[BAD-7143]
Ihr Preis


add. the appropriate shipping costs
Unser bisheriger Preis
399,00 EUR
 

 

Options:
1
Farbauswahl:

Column figure "Caryatid" - delightful garden figure in column form

    
detailed custom built Garden Figure / Statue / Stone Figure
    
frost-resistant for outdoor / weatherproof
   

 Standard color: gray patina


Dimensions of the garden figure:

    
(Suitable column is not for heavy loads) Package = 1 Figure
    
Height: about 154 cm
    
Weight: about 174 kg
    
Base: 37 x 34 cm
 

    
Delivery by house-forwarding / collection of the goods here at Concrete Art-Design in Leipzig possible
    Shipping Costs >>>
    Contact for inquiries >>>


(Prices are incl -. Excl. Shipping costs)

A caryatid (Greek καρυάτιδα, "woman from Caryae" [Sparta]) is a sculpture of a female figure with supporting function of architecture. An alternative name is Kanephore (Greek "basket bearer"). Caryatids replace in architectural columns or pillars with portals and in the façade, they wear pediments, architraves, roofs or other roof elements.

Caryatids are a special case of Koren.

Equating the Ionic column with the slim stature of a woman was a familiar idea in ancient Greece. Doric columns have been identified with the powerful figure of the man; such male sculptures are called atlases or Kouroi.

The Caryatid contributes in contrast to the atlases, holding up his hands to support next to the head, the load freely on the head. There are also free-standing sculptures as Koren.

The classic form of Kore represents a dressed girl, which usually with legs together (or the left foot a little mounting) stands with a straight posture. The poor often depend on the side of their body down or an arm is bent and wearing a votive offering. They usually wear a peplos or a chiton. The vertical folds of the robe remember about the mainstay of the fluting of the columns. Often these strict wrinkles are loosened a lightweight angling of the swing leg. These figures were usually painted in antiquity, where the color has not been obtained.

The caryatids from the Erechtheion on the Acropolis in Athens belong to the rich style. These in turn were a subject in almost all later art periods until the end of the 19th century. These imitations often bear the label of Mannerism.

Another example shows the BC built in type of Ante temple about 525 treasure house of Siphnier in Delphi, in which two Koren in ionic dress with thin, fine chiton and bias cut cloak Make Caryatids the function of columns and at the forward open Facade carry the architraves of the Treasury. A reconstruction of the building in plaster can be seen in the museum at Delphi.
Subsequent development
Caryatids at the portal of the Palais Pallavicini in Vienna (19th century)

Caryatids were used in the European architecture in the Baroque and Classicism in again as elements of the design such as in Sanssouci Palace, but also later as part of historicist architecture and home design. After two years of construction, the Hotel Atlantic was opened in Hamburg on May 2, 1909. To his landmark were the two caryatids on the southern gable, which support a world globe.

In the arts and crafts area Caryatids are in seats (for example, "Caryatid stool" in African art), to be found in tables, lighting or wall coverings.

(Source: Wikipedia)


beautiful caryatid columns 154 cm high figure



 

 
 
 
This product was published on Wednesday, 11 June 2014 in our catalogue.
 
Reviews
Anzahl:
 



 Login 
Login Page

New Customer?
=>Register
!

 Quick search 
 
Please enter keywords to find a product.
advanced search

 Manufacturer info 
more products

 Reviews more
Write a review
Review this product!

 Currencies 

 Who's online 
Currently
 195 guests
 online.

Thursday, 23 January 2020             36551552 Accesses since Sunday, 23 October 2011
Prices incl. legal VAT, add. the appropriate shipping costs.
All trademarks and registered trademarks are owned by the legal owner
and are only used here for descriptions.