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English translation: half-domed vault

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Spanish term or phrase:bóveda de cuarto de esfera
English translation:half-domed vault
Entered by: moken
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09:30 May 17, 2005
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Architecture
Spanish term or phrase: cuarto de esfera
"bóveda de cuarto de esfera" en francés voûte en cul de four, type of vault.
Mariana Font
half-domed vault
Explanation:
¡Hola Mariana!

Encontr'e varias referencias que usan el término francés y luego aparece traducido como half-domed vault.

Trataré de confirmarlo con otras refs.

Suerte y sonrisas,

Álvaro :O) :O)

Montmoril
... Vue générale de la voûte en cul-de-four - General view of the half-domed
vault ** La crypte - the crypt. 1) Vierge de Tendresse - Virgin of Tenderness: ...
perso.wanadoo.fr/police.daniel/Riboul/Montmoril.htm - 9k - En caché - Páginas similares

Layon
... La voûte en cul-de-four de l'abside est ornée d'un Christ en majesté entouré
... The half-domed vault of the apse is decorated with a Christ in majesty ...
perso.wanadoo.fr/police.daniel/Riboul/Layon.htm - 9k - En caché - Páginas similares
[ Más resultados de perso.wanadoo.fr ]

PEINTURES MURALES DES EGLISES ROMANES DES PAYS DE LA LOIRE WALL ...
... La voûte en cul-de-four de l'abside est décorée de trois scènes superposées:
... The half-domed vault of the apse is decorated with three superimposed ...
www.popadd.com/mws/usr/policedaniel/ pages/policedaniel-1990.html - 24k - En caché - Páginas similares

PEINTURES MURALES DES EGLISES ROMANES DES PAYS DE LA LOIRE WALL ...
... Scorpion * Balance * - Scorpio * Libra. III) Christ en majesty (voûte en
cul-de-four de l'abside). Christ in majesty (vault of the half-domed apse) ...
www.popadd.com/mws/usr/policedaniel/ pages/policedaniel-1693.html - 25k - En caché - Páginas similares



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Note added at 41 mins (2005-05-17 10:12:02 GMT)
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También encontré referencias a \"semi-cupola\" para el mismo tipo de bóveda:

Fontaine-la-Soret - [ Traduzca esta página ]... in \'cul-de-four\' or semi cupola format whose flint walls using abundant mortar, are strengthened by three half columns in freestone, forming buttresses. ...
www.norman-world.com/angleterre/Patrimoine_architectural/ Normandie/Plaines_Eure/Beaumont/0911FontaineLaSoret/ - 3k - En caché - Páginas similares


Portbail : church of Notre-Dame - [ Traduzca esta página ]... in 1026 above all retains a 12th century choir from the Romanesque period with a vaulted \'cul-de-four\' or semi-cupola apse and interesting capitals. ...
www.norman-world.com/angleterre/Patrimoine_architectural/ Normandie/Cotentin/barnevilleCarteret/Portbail/ - 3k - En caché - Páginas similares


En fin, a la espera de que venga un experto en la materia, ahí tienes dos alternativas que podrían valer.

Suerte y :O) :O)
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moken
Local time: 17:21
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half-domed vault


Explanation:
¡Hola Mariana!

Encontr'e varias referencias que usan el término francés y luego aparece traducido como half-domed vault.

Trataré de confirmarlo con otras refs.

Suerte y sonrisas,

Álvaro :O) :O)

Montmoril
... Vue générale de la voûte en cul-de-four - General view of the half-domed
vault ** La crypte - the crypt. 1) Vierge de Tendresse - Virgin of Tenderness: ...
perso.wanadoo.fr/police.daniel/Riboul/Montmoril.htm - 9k - En caché - Páginas similares

Layon
... La voûte en cul-de-four de l'abside est ornée d'un Christ en majesté entouré
... The half-domed vault of the apse is decorated with a Christ in majesty ...
perso.wanadoo.fr/police.daniel/Riboul/Layon.htm - 9k - En caché - Páginas similares
[ Más resultados de perso.wanadoo.fr ]

PEINTURES MURALES DES EGLISES ROMANES DES PAYS DE LA LOIRE WALL ...
... La voûte en cul-de-four de l'abside est décorée de trois scènes superposées:
... The half-domed vault of the apse is decorated with three superimposed ...
www.popadd.com/mws/usr/policedaniel/ pages/policedaniel-1990.html - 24k - En caché - Páginas similares

PEINTURES MURALES DES EGLISES ROMANES DES PAYS DE LA LOIRE WALL ...
... Scorpion * Balance * - Scorpio * Libra. III) Christ en majesty (voûte en
cul-de-four de l'abside). Christ in majesty (vault of the half-domed apse) ...
www.popadd.com/mws/usr/policedaniel/ pages/policedaniel-1693.html - 25k - En caché - Páginas similares



--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 41 mins (2005-05-17 10:12:02 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

También encontré referencias a \"semi-cupola\" para el mismo tipo de bóveda:

Fontaine-la-Soret - [ Traduzca esta página ]... in \'cul-de-four\' or semi cupola format whose flint walls using abundant mortar, are strengthened by three half columns in freestone, forming buttresses. ...
www.norman-world.com/angleterre/Patrimoine_architectural/ Normandie/Plaines_Eure/Beaumont/0911FontaineLaSoret/ - 3k - En caché - Páginas similares


Portbail : church of Notre-Dame - [ Traduzca esta página ]... in 1026 above all retains a 12th century choir from the Romanesque period with a vaulted \'cul-de-four\' or semi-cupola apse and interesting capitals. ...
www.norman-world.com/angleterre/Patrimoine_architectural/ Normandie/Cotentin/barnevilleCarteret/Portbail/ - 3k - En caché - Páginas similares


En fin, a la espera de que venga un experto en la materia, ahí tienes dos alternativas que podrían valer.

Suerte y :O) :O)

moken
Local time: 17:21
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 20

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Brown: but I have seen it called a "quarter sphere vault" too.
38 mins
  -> Thanks David! Could well be. I'm not a specialist on the subject. A few months ago I was foolish enough to accept a job on structural analyses...what a nightmare! Even so, this seems a little less complicated :O) :O)

agree  Muriel Vasconcellos: Nice research.
9 hrs
  -> You're too kind, thank you Muriel! :O) :O)

agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
10 hrs
  -> ¡Mil gracias de nuevo Gaby! :O) :O)
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