Building ornament

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Building ornament

  1. 1. Building Ornament
  2. 2. Ornament <ul><li>In architecture and decorative art, ornament is a decoration used to embellish parts of a building or object. </li></ul><ul><li>Large figurative elements such as monumental sculpture and their equivalents in decorative art are excluded from the term; most ornament does not include human figures, and if present they are small compared to the overall scale. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Architectural ornament can be carved from stone, wood or precious metals, formed with plaster or clay, or painted or impressed onto a surface as applied ornament . </li></ul>
  4. 4. Stone Carved Ornament
  5. 5. Wood Ornament
  6. 6. Metal Ornament
  7. 7. Cast Iron Ornament
  8. 11. Ornamental Handrails
  9. 15. Plaster Ornament
  10. 18. Painted Ornaments
  11. 19. Ceiling Ornament
  12. 21. Dome Ornament
  13. 22. Floor Ornament
  14. 28. Ornamental Work: Columns
  15. 29. Exterior Ornamental Work of Houses

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