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DOPPIA CORNICE CURVILINEA

English translation: double curvilinear cornice

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Italian term or phrase:DOPPIA CORNICE CURVILINEA
English translation:double curvilinear cornice
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16:31 Nov 25, 2000
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Italian term or phrase: DOPPIA CORNICE CURVILINEA
architettura
registro superiore (...) racchiuso entro doppia cornice curvilinea sopra la porta d’ingresso.
pietra
double curvilinear cornice
Explanation:
Art History term.
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 18:16
Grading comment
I still have doubts concerning the choice among cornice and frame. Can you spot the difference?
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naDear Pietra:
Parrot
nadouble curvilinear cornice
Parrot
nadouble rounded frameMarco Massignan


  

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double rounded frame


Explanation:
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Marco Massignan
Local time: 18:16
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double curvilinear cornice


Explanation:
Art History term.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 18:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 43
Grading comment
I still have doubts concerning the choice among cornice and frame. Can you spot the difference?
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3 days 22 hrs
Dear Pietra:


Explanation:
The cornice refers to the mouldings, which may be absent from the frame. The frame is the most basic structure around a (basically empty) space, whereas the cornices can appear on walls, entablatures, even furniture.
Happy translating!

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 18:16
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