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Copies in plaster of copies in marble of copies in wood

Sunday, 4 May, 2014 0 Comments

“Look, said Roark. The famous flutings on the famous columns — what are they there for? To hide the joints in wood — when columns were made of wood, only these aren’t, they’re marble. The triglyphs, what are they? Wood. Wooden beams, the way they had to be laid when people began to build wooden […]

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