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Category:Atlantes

English: Atlantes — the plural form of Atlas in architectural sculptures.
  • A sculpted male figure serving as an architectural support in place of a plain column, pillar, or pilaster — which supports on his head a corbel or an entablature's architrave.
  • Other names for this figured column include: telamon — plural telamones or telamons.


Subcategories

This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.

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