|Caracol marquetry, Zoltán Argay|
|The Cosmati style as seen in the floor of the Cathedral at Terracina (just south of Rome).|
|A parquetry table similar to the many|
such items we encountered in Sorrento.
Copyright, Jim LaneCreated by the Workshop of Teracea, Granada, a Spanish-Moorish design.
The marquetry here also utilizes bone and tortoise shell components.
|A marquetry portraits, Rob Milan|
Copyright, Jim Lane
Imagine an entire floor in a room the size of a three-car garage done in this manner.
|Not just marquetry but heavily carved. The |
thing must literally weigh a TON.
|Floral marquetry, attributed to Gerrit Jensen, ca. 1672-83|
|French Marquetry, 19th-century|
French erotic marquetry,