Plateresque

Plateresque, meaning `in the manner of a silversmith` (Plata means silver in Spanish), was an artistic movement, especially architectural, traditionally held to be exclusive to Spain and its territories, which appeared between the late Gothic and early Renaissance in the late 15th century, and spread over the next two centuries. It is a modifica.....
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Plateresque

• (a.) Resembling silver plate; -- said of certain architectural ornaments.
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Plateresque

(`Silversmith-like`), main architectural style in Spain during the late 15th and the 16th centuries, also used in Spain`s American colonies. ... [7 related articles]
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Plateresque

Plat`er·esque' adjective [ Spanish resco , from plata silver.] (Architecture) Resembling silver plate; -- said of certain architectural ornaments.
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Plateresque

In architecture the term plateresque describes ornaments resembling silver plate.
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plateresque

plateresque (plăturesk') [Span.,=silversmith], earliest phase of Spanish Renaissance architecture and decoration, in the early 16th cent. Its richness of effect was primarily based upon the work of the Italian Renaissance, mingled, however, with surviving Moorish and late Gothic design. In...
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plateresque

Style in Spanish architecture and ornament, characteristic of early 16th-century work. Plateresque represents a fusion of late (`flamboyant`) Gothic with Renaissance elements, resulting in...
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