Architectural Element

  • Essays (115)
  • Works of Art (302)
  • Miniature Ballcourt
    1994.35.527
  • Terracotta gorgoneion antefix (roof tile)
    20.215
  • Terracotta painted gorgoneion antefix (roof tile)
    39.11.9
  • Terracotta antefix with the head of Medusa
    27.122.14
  • Brick fragments with guilloche design
    57.27.24a,b
  • 54 Tiles from the chapel of Château de la Bastie d'Urfé, France
    17.190.1953ll,mm
  • Relief panel
    17.190.2078
  • Relief panel
    17.190.2079
  • Relief panel
    17.190.2080
  • Relief panel
    17.190.2081
  • Relief panel
    17.190.2082
  • Relief panel
    31.72.2
  • Relief panel
    31.72.3
  • Relief panel
    32.143.6
  • Relief panel
    32.143.9
  • Relief panel
    17.190.2077
  • Relief panel
    32.143.10
  • Relief panel
    32.143.11
  • Relief panel
    32.143.12
  • Relief panel
    32.143.14
  • Relief panel
    84.11
  • Brick fragment with the head of an ibex
    57.27.28
  • Relief panel
    32.143.8
  • Relief panel
    32.143.7
  • Relief panel
    31.72.1
  • Relief panel
    32.143.3
  • Wall decoration from Ctesiphon
    32.150.11
  • Wall decoration from Ctesiphon
    32.150.45
  • Wall decoration from Ctesiphon
    32.150.12
  • Wall decoration with a reclining youth
    32.150.30
  • Wall decoration with a female dancer
    32.150.25
  • Wall decoration from Ctesiphon
    32.150.21
  • Wall panel with a charging boar
    32.150.22
  • Panel with striding lion
    31.13.2
  • Ritual Scene Vessel
    1978.412.153
  • Temple Model
    1995.63.5
  • House Model
    2015.306
  • Temple Model
    1994.35.684
  • Temple Model
    1979.206.525
  • House Model
    1979.206.359
  • Temple Model
    1994.35.48
  • Architectural Vessel
    63.226.13
  • Wall panel with a guinea fowl
    32.150.13
  • Wall panel with a grapevine
    32.150.24
  • Roundel with radiating palmettes
    32.150.1
  • Panel
    32.150.16
  • Roundel with radiating palmettes
    32.150.4
  • Inscribed brick: dedicatory inscription of Adad-shuma-usur
    59.41.82
  • Polychrome Luster Tile Fragment
    23.75.25
  • Cast of a Ninth-Century Wall Panel Carved in the
    27.229.2
  • Mosaic fragments
    32.150.198
  • Glass Fragments
    31.8.42.1a-c
  • Mosaic fragments
    32.150.213
  • Mosaic Tesserae
    23.75.1a-l
  • Shaped Inlay Pieces
    23.75.2a-d
  • Tile
    46.174
  • Glass Tile Fragments
    23.75.15a,b
  • Wall panel with wings and a Pahlavi device encircled by pearls
    32.150.48
  • Wall panel with a charging bear
    32.150.23
  • Apse from San Martín at Fuentidueña
    L.58.86
  • Garden Gathering
    03.9c
  • Egyptian decoration of the Caffè degli Inglesi: Animals on the cornice, incliding a bull at the center, from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini... (Diverse Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces...)
    41.71.1.20_53
  • The Doorway
    17.3.90
  • Talatat with Offerings in the Temple
    21.9.8
  • Torso of Akhenaten
    21.9.3
  • Autumn Landscape
    25.173a-o
  • Virgin
    47.101.11
  • Saint Nicholas Accuses the Consul from Scenes from the Life of Saint Nicholas
    1980.263.3
  • Jérusalem, Saint Sépulcre, abside
    2005.100.373.100
  • Jérusalem, Saint Sépulcre, détails des chapiteaux
    2005.100.373.86
  • Lancet Windows
    35.143.1-.3
  • Doorway
    25.120.878
  • Window with Flamboyant Tracery
    35.35.1
  • Panel
    2011.182
  • Section of a Marble Mosaic Bathhouse Floor
    40.185
  • Stair Riser with Marine Deities or Boatmen
    13.96.21
  • Roundel with the Buddhist Goddess Hariti
    1981.460.2
  • Corbel with Five Interlaced Hair-Pulling Acrobats
    34.21.2
  • Hanging with Polychrome Columns
    22.124.3
  • Fragment of Door Jamb with Geometric and Vegetal Motifs
    10.175.77
  • Reliquary in the Shape of a Sarcophagus
    2002.483.3a,b
  • Nelson's Column under Construction, Trafalgar Square
    2009.279
  • Pair of flower style doors
    2009.376a,b
  • Saint Luke Painting the Virgin
    1986.1000
  • Tile panel
    2009.59.2
  • Saint Anthony of Padua
    43.98.13
  • Buddha Dipankara (Diguang)
    65.29.3
  • Madonna and Child with Two Angels and a Donor
    41.190.16
  • Panel
    33.41.1a-e
  • Portion of a Pilaster with an Acrobat
    47.101.21
  • Mantel
    1999.126
  • Hinge
    49.117.46
  • New York Dutch Room
    NYDR.2003.1
  • A View near Tivoli (Morning)
    03.27
  • Ornament Designs Invented by J. Berain
    21.36.141
  • L'Académie des Sciences et des Beaux-Arts
    62.598.300
  • Allegory of Water (Neptune Rescuing Amymone)
    58.75.3
  • Fragment of a Compendium of the Genealogy of Christ
    2002.433
  • The Crucifixion with Saints and a Donor
    41.190.20a-c
  • Tabernacle mirror frame
    1975.1.2090
  • Triptych
    17.190.453
  • The Immaculate Conception
    59.32
  • The Vocation of Saint Aloysius (Luigi) Gonzaga
    1973.311.3
  • Tabernacle frame
    1975.1.1638
  • Restello
    1975.1.2104
  • Tondo mirror frame
    1975.1.2158
  • The Preaching of Saint John the Baptist
    1991.305
  • The Betrayal of Christ
    58.87.1
  • Stove Plate
    2006.548
  • Lion mask door pull
    2007.20
  • Limestone Head of Joseph
    2007.143
  • Architectural tile with partial inscription
    2006.274
  • Window from J. G. Cross House, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    1972.20.2
  • Fireplace wall paneling from the John Hewlett House
    10.183
  • Panel from the Ballroom at Gadsby's Tavern, Alexandria, Virginia
    17.116.1-5
  • Architectural Elements from Laurelton Hall, Oyster Bay, New York
    1978.10.1
  • Window
    2002.474
  • The Lighthouse at Two Lights
    62.95
  • Head of an Apostle
    2004.453
  • Head of a Grotesque
    13.152.2
  • The Journey of the Magi
    43.98.1
  • A Bishop Saint
    1991.27.2
  • The Nativity
    24.22
  • Mastaba Tomb of Perneb
    13.183.3
  • Block from a Relief Depicting a Battle
    13.180.21
  • Fontana di Mercurio nel Giardino del Gran Duca di Toscana
    1991.1073.145_3.9
  • Veduta del Palazzo dal Piano del Giardino con le sue Fontane
    1991.1073.145_4.3
  • L'Idea della Architettura
    42.60.2
  • Tutte l'opere d'architettura
    24.45.3
  • Fontana di Belvedere á Frascati
    1991.1073.145_2.5
  • Stanza de Venti nel Teatro di Belvedere di Frascati
    1991.1073.145_2.7
  • Altra Vedvta in Prospettiva del Teatro et Giardino Contigvo di Mondragone in Frascati
    1991.1073.145_2.18
  • Villa Rotunda, in The Architecture of A. Palladio in Four Books containing a Short Treatise on the Five Orders (L'Architecture de A. Palladio en quatre livres... / Il quattro libri dell'architettura) (Volume 1, book 2, plate 15)
    41.100.169.15
  • Design for a Corinthian Hall, in The Architecture of A. Palladio in Four Books containing a Short Treatise on the Five Orders (L'Architecture de A. Palladio en quatre livres... / Il quattro libri dell'architettura) (Volume 1, book 2, plate 28)
    41.100.169.28
  • Progress of the Crystal Palace at Sydenham
    52.639
  • Architectural Drawing of a Garden
    14.108
  • Doorboards (Jovo or Tale)
    1979.206.1758-9
  • Architectural ornament
    1988.143.68
  • House-post Figure
    1978.412.823
  • Housepost
    1986.486
  • Gable figure (dilukai)
    1978.412.1558a-d
  • House Post Figure (Amo)
    1979.206.1508
  • Housepost (tomor)
    1995.65.2
  • San Zaccaria, Venice
    1996.297
  • Large Figures on the North Porch, Chartres Cathedral
    1990.1130
  • Nîmes, Tour Magne
    2005.100.364.41
  • [The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey]
    1997.382.1
  • The Open Door
    2005.100.498
  • Moscow, Domes of Churches in the Kremlin
    2005.100.66
  • Rievaulx Abbey
    2005.100.7
  • Portail milieu d'Aubeterre
    1991.1058
  • Terracotta antefix (roof tile)
    26.60.73
  • Glen Ellen for Robert Gilmor, Towson, Maryland (perspective, elevation, and plan)
    24.66.17
  • 06.1051.3
  • Vanderbilt Mantelpiece
    25.234
  • Boy and Duck
    22.61
  • View of a Mosque and Gateway at Motijhil
    2002.461
  • Tile with an image of a prince on horseback
    83.1.67
  • Window
    67.231.1
  • Wall painting from the west wall of Room L of the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale
    03.14.4
  • Wall painting from Room H of the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale
    03.14.5
  • Wall painting from Room H of the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale
    03.14.6
  • Wall painting from Room H of the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale
    03.14.7
  • Wall painting on black ground: Aedicula with small landscape, from the imperial villa at Boscotrecase
    20.192.1-.8,.10,.11
  • Wall painting: Perseus and Andromeda in landscape, from the imperial villa at Boscotrecase
    20.192.16
  • Staircase from Cassiobury Park, Herfordshire
    32.152
  • The Swing
    17.190.27
  • The Old Plum
    1975.268.48
  • Vue de la Grande Façade du Vieux Louvre
    53.600.1191
  • Le Bassin d'Apollon [The Fountain of Apollo, Versailles]
    52.519.84.88
  • Landscape with Architecture
    61.21.2
  • Plaque
    1978.303.7
  • Wall painting: Polyphemus and Galatea in a landscape, from the imperial villa at Boscotrecase
    20.192.17
  • Various Roman Ionic capitals compared with Greek examples from Le Roy
    41.71.1.7_28
  • Figures in One of Michelangelo's Niches on the Apse of Saint Peter's, Rome
    1972.118.229
  • Tapestry Room from Croome Court
    58.75.1-22
  • Eagle Relief
    93.27.2
  • Frieze Tile
    10.9.1
  • Tile from an inscriptional frieze
    12.44
  • Tile Panel in the form of an Architectural Niche
    09.87
  • Mihrab Tile
    1983.345
  • The Glorification of the Eucharist
    37.160.12
  • Plan of the Mausoleum of Caecilia Metella, wife of the Triumvir Marcus Crassus..., from Le Antichità Romane (Roman Antiquities), tome 3, tavola 49
    41.71.1.3.49
  • Choir screen from the Cathedral of Valladolid
    56.234.1
  • Stove
    06.968.2
  • Paneling from Marmion, the Fitzhugh House
    16.112
  • Tile panel with wavy-vine design
    22.185.13a-f
  • Damascus Room
    1970.170
  • Window
    93.26.3
  • Carpet
    62.156
  • Reciting Poetry in a Garden
    03.9b
  • Garden Fountain
    1997.150
  • Calligraphic Plaque
    1987.14
  • The British architect; or, the builder's treasury of staircases...
    41.100.30
  • Exterior Door from Dr. Stephen Thorn House, New Hackensack, New York
    34.79a,b
  • Stained-glass window
    52.77.46
  • Cubiculum (bedroom) from the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale
    03.14.13a-g
  • Glass cameo fragmentary panel
    18.145.38a
  • Marble grave stele of a little girl
    27.45
  • Marble stele (grave marker) of a youth and a little girl
    11.185a-c,f,g
  • Patio from the Castle of Velez Blanco
    41.190.482
  • Hexagonal Tile
    x.228.1
  • Abraham
    65.14.1-.4
  • The Virgin
    52.35
  • Tile Panel with Calligraphic Inscription
    58.90.1a-g
  • The Crucifixion
    43.161
  • Design Fragment for the Left Side of the 'Fonte Gaia' in Siena
    49.141
  • Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Composite of Corinthian and Ionic
    41.72_2.24
  • The Le Cellier Altarpiece
    32.100.102
  • Pilgrim's Badge of the Shrine of St. Thomas Becket at Canterbury
    2001.310
  • Carpet with Triple-arch Design
    22.100.51
  • Carved door panel
    23.67.7
  • The Mater Dolorosa
    1998.215.2
  • Tile
    1998.246
  • Panel of four calligraphic tiles
    1999.146
  • Tile from a squinch
    20.120.189
  • Column surround with pensive woman
    1992.151
  • Pierced Window Screen
    1993.67.2
  • The Fifteen Mysteries and the Virgin of the Rosary
    1987.290.3a-p
  • Virgin and Child
    1986.340
  • The Annunciation to Zacharias; (verso) The Angel of the Annunciation
    1975.1.37
  • Wall Panel with Geometric Interlace
    1970.327.8
  • Ten Elements for East Window of an Architectural Ensemble from a Jain Meeting Hall
    16.133.2a-j
  • Standing man
    51.72.1
  • Terracotta antefix (roof tile)
    22.139.56
  • Marble akroterion of the grave monument of Timotheos and Nikon
    07.286.107
  • Terracotta architectural tile
    26.164.1
  • Lion felling a bull, from a marble pediment
    42.11.35
  • Marble pilaster with acanthus scrolls
    10.210.28
  • Bronze water spouts in the form of lion masks
    74.51.5677-5678
  • Stela
    1980.418
  • Reliefs from the Tomb of Nes-peka-shuty
    23.3.468
  • Spout in the shape of a man's head
    56.56
  • Central watchtower
    1984.397
  • Door lintel with lion-griffins and vase with lotus leaf
    32.145a,b
  • Marble column from the Temple of Artemis at Sardis
    26.59.1
  • Bowl Fragments with Menorah, Shofar, and Torah Ark
    18.145.1ab
  • Cult vessel in the form of a tower with cylinder seal impressions near the top
    68.155
  • Relief: two servants bearing food and drink
    34.158
  • Relief panel
    32.143.4
  • Panel with striding lion
    31.13.1
  • Orthostat relief: lion-hunt scene
    43.135.2
  • Relief with Enthroned Ruler
    1979.206.1047
  • Altar Angel (one of a pair)
    52.33.1,2
  • Tent Divider (Te Saqwit)
    1996.455
  • Camel
    61.219
  • Capital with the Presentation of Christ in the Temple (from Saint-Guilhem Cloister)
    25.120.60
  • Eucharistic Dove
    17.190.344
  • Panel with Inscription
    30.112.3
  • Portion of a Pilaster Capital with an Acrobat
    47.101.25
  • Calligraphic roundel inscribed Ya'aziz (Oh Mighty!)
    1985.240.1
  • Saint John the Evangelist
    41.100.22
  • Christ Giving the Keys to Saint Peter
    29.55.1,2
  • The Virgin Mary and Five Standing Saints above Predella Panels
    37.52.1-6
  • The Virgin and the Apocalypse
    1982.47.1
  • Capital
    30.95.134
  • Painted dado panel
    40.170.176
  • Fragment of a cornice panel
    40.170.441
  • Head of an Angel (?)
    1990.132
  • Capital with Bust of the Archangel Michael
    1983.167
  • Arch with Beasts
    22.58.1a
  • Scenes from the Legend of Saint Vincent of Saragossa and the History of His Relics
    24.167a-k
  • Grisaille Panel
    1984.199.1-11_48.183.2
  • Panels of Grisaille Glass with Grostesques
    1982.433.3,4
  • King Louis IX Carrying the Crown of Thorns
    37.173.3
  • Keystone from a Vaulted Ceiling
    28.99.1
  • Funerary Stela with Architectural Frame
    36.2.6
  • Pair of Doors Carved in the 'Beveled Style'
    31.119.1,.2
  • Panel with a Griffin
    2000.81
  • Doorway from the Church of San Nicolò, San Gemini
    47.100.45
  • Fragment of a Lintel
    69.15
  • The Virgin and Child in Majesty and the Adoration of the Magi
    50.180a-l
  • Pillar with Capital
    18.70.21
  • Plaque with God Creating the Animals
    17.190.156
  • Architectural Frieze
    1980.263.1
  • Fragment from a Lintel or Frieze with Cross and Rosette Medallions
    10.176.37
  • Double-Sided Ivory Liturgical Comb with Scenes of Henry II and Thomas Becket
    1988.279
  • Column
    21.172.1
  • Ceramic Lantern
    91.1.138
  • Rafter finial in the shape of a dragon's head and wind chime
    1999.263ab
  • Mihrab (prayer niche)
    39.20
  • Arch with Running Vines, Leaves, and Fruit
    29.9.2
  • Tympanum with a Horse and Rider
    38.96
  • Capital
    36.68.1
  • Panel from a Cenotaph or Symbolic Coffin with Marquetry Decoration
    37.103
  • Saint Andrew
    41.100.23
  • Tile with Image of Phoenix
    12.49.4
  • Adoration of the Magi from Seven Scenes from the Life of Christ
    1986.285.1
  • The Bishop of Assisi Handing a Palm to Saint Clare
    1984.343
  • Tree of Jesse Window: The Reclining Jesse, King David, and Scenes from the Life of Jesus
    22.25a-f
  • Christ Presenting the Keys to Peter and the Law to Paul
    1979.399
  • Lion
    31.38.1a
  • Head of King David
    38.180
  • Diptych with Scenes of the Annunciation, Nativity, Crucifixion, and Resurrection
    1980.366
  • Column Statue of a King
    20.157
  • Tabernacle of Cherves
    17.190.735
  • Portal from the Church of San Leonardo al Frigido
    62.189
  • Panel with horse heads
    11.205.2
  • Pair of minbar doors
    91.1.2064
  • Plaque with Saint John the Evangelist
    1977.421
  • Plaque with Christ Receiving Magdeburg Cathedral from Emperor Otto I
    41.100.157
  • Fragment of a Floor Mosaic with a Personification of Ktisis
    1998.69,1999.99
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