Noun(1) a rectangular column that usually projects about a third of its width from the wall to which it is attached
(1) The original cornice jutted out noticeably much as it does above the pilasters on the fireplace wall.(2) Peche was able to create this dreamworld by breaking up a wall with a row of narrow windows, by giving the illusion of height with columns and pilasters , and by blurring the borders of a room.(3) The four corners of the facades are accented with tall wooden pilasters, and the two identical front doors with semicircular fanlights are framed by pilasters supporting molded cornices.(4) The shallow dome floats over the place, its hovering quality enhanced by the sometimes invisible mirror-glazed pilasters that prop its corners.(5) A rather restrained neoclassicism dominates -- long, symmetrical buildings with central porticos, columns, and engaged pilasters , their high-minded decorative schemes picked out in chaste white.(6) Set apart by pilastered stonework, the top floor broke again with the established fenestration pattern by featuring six identical vertical windows.(7) The company can also supply corbels, brackets, pilasters , columns and fireplaces.(8) The bell tower is pointed with four miniature spires and the paired Corinthian columns and the flanking pilasters on either side of the altar are a distinctive feature.(9) The typical prefabricated full-surround mantel frames the firebox opening with panels, pilasters , or columns and is topped with a shelf.(10) A presumably Jesuit ruin, all stone dentil cornices, capitals, pilasters and broken walls.(11) It had a red brick (not brownstone) facade, which reflected longstanding Greek revival traditions, and the front doorway was flanked by Doric pilasters supporting a triglyph-adorned entablature.(12) The twelve-panel front door is surmounted with a transom window and framed by fluted pilasters supporting an open pediment.(13) On the rear wall is a kind of private chapel, a wall niche framed by pilasters and faced with spandrels with inlaid vegetal ornament, which shelters an altar.(14) In its earliest guise the Winslow House was a two-story dwelling, gabled at the sides with three bays across the front and capped by a massive pilastered chimney in the most elegant seventeenth-century manner.(15) Ahmed Shah's mosque has original Hindu pillars behind a simple arcaded faÔö£┬║ade, the central arch of which is flanked by two rather bloated minarets rising from the ground, almost like pilasters .(16) But here he was, seated next to the Queen of England, amid Corinthian columns and gold-enriched pilasters , before a red velvet throne used for the coronation of King Edward VII.
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