pulpitum


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pulpitum

(ˈpʊlpɪtəm)
n
1. (Architecture) (in many cathedrals and large churches) a stone screen which divides the nave and the choir, often supporting a gallery or loft
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (in many cathedrals and large churches) a stone screen which divides the nave and the choir, often supporting a gallery or loft
[C19: from Latin pulpitum a platform]
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George Pace, the architect who oversaw the restoration, noted that in mediaeval days, the cathedral had a pulpitum, a stone screen which divided the sanctuary, creating a sense of veiled mystery.
Se aprovecho el trazado urbano y su orografia para conseguir que el eje axial del edificio--dedicado a los nietos y sucesores de Augusto, Cayo y Lucio cesares--y el pulpitum y la fronspulpiti sacralizados con tres altares neoaticos con relieves alusivos a la Triada Capitolina se asociasen con la salida del sol en el solsticio de invierno (cf.
Powerful crosshatched mask-like graphite heads commemorating the disappeared of Chile were visible through the chancel arches, forming both a frame and almost another prison; a clump of sculptures in wood crouched under the ornately budding pulpitum, nakedly wrenched in pain, with a hollowed-out Our Lady of Sorrows expressing starkly the agony of mother Eve as well as Mary, powerless to protect her child.
trata de aspectos mais directamente ligados a encenacao, como sejam o uso de mascaras, a observancia senequiana da regra dos tres actores falantes, as entradas, as permanencias e as saidas do pulpitum, a violencia no teatro de Seneca e a relacao entre accao e palavra na definicao de uma estetica teatral.
And at Southwell Minster the green men are carved in the chapter house and are not featured in the sumptuous contemporary carvings of the pulpitum or chancel.
William was situated on the north side of the pulpitum and his Chapel was near by (the piscina of the altar is still in place).
It has a 21st- century Pulpitum Screen by Alexander Beleschenko, a highly respected glass artist from Swansea, recently installed to much public acclaim
Our tour wandered through the nave, under the 480,000-brick Bell Harry tower, up the stairs and through the high-arched doorway of the pulpitum screen and into the elegant quire, where the church organist was practicing a tricky piece of music that he would be playing at Sunday's services.
Once the environment in which the idea of the aside was first formulated--the open-air theatre of antiquity with its circular seating arrangement and without a linear division between the logeion and the theatron, or even between pulpitum and cavea (Greek and Latin words that correspond, respectively, to the English "stage" and "auditorium")-- is replaced with a more claustrophobic configuration of parterre, loges, and scene (pit, boxes, and stage) separated by a proscenium arch, several of the clauses that make up the original contract between the actors and the audience become irrelevant.
IS the pulpitum the same as the pulpit in a church?
22) Perhaps the `distracted cleric' represents a view from the nave when singers performed polyphony at a lectern in the pulpitum and turned themselves about `striving only for the praises of mortals'.