Louis Vuitton: The monogram pattern A monogram of the initial letters LV surrounded by floral and quatrefoils
pattern which usually not only cover the insides of Louis Vuitton high-end products, but also the outsides.
Victorian gothic oak stationery box carved quatrefoils
4| New from Tommy Bahama Outdoor living, the Misty Garden collection features French and English-inspired deep seating, dining and accent pieces of cast aluminum in soft ivory with flowing lines and classic quatrefoils
(lounge chair, $1,445).
Over 30 existing decorative stone and timber features that adorned the original buildings were retained and enhanced, the recurring theme being quatrefoils
- clover shaped windows and vents - representing faith, hope, luck and love.
Here, the contrast between a dark interior and the light at the aperture removes all question of recording surface detail: the masonry is erased entirely by shadow, and the eye is drawn to rounded and pointed quatrefoils
Trees on the two bottom corners are balanced with quatrefoils
at the top corners.
Like Gimblett's quatrefoils
with their exhilarating colors, these seemingly reductive black-and-white works are also votive objects through which one can access transcendence.
It drew upon castles, cathedrals, cloisters, and skyscrapers: the quatrefoils
in the towers and the arched entryway, with its tendrils, rosettes, shields, and flowered capitals; the vaulted ceiling and archways of the front hall and main staircase; gargoyles holding shields; the open loggia flanking the interior courts; and the machicolations and corbels above the entrance and below the top floor.
Sarah Jaeger's bowl-and-plate sets, tureen and teapot solely in celadon-tinged white had generous curving contours and notches in the plates that made them almost quatrefoils
while the notches in the squared bowls made a more modest inflection.
This is a lovely silver oval sweetmeat basket, circa 1763, with pierced stars and quatrefoils
, embossed beads, shaped gadrooned border and pierced handle.
The rosettes or metal quatrefoils
look like stylized four-leaf clovers.
The entrance hall is dominated by a carved staircase with quatrefoils
and ornate square newels.