Acanthus

The acanthus is one of the most common plant forms to make foliage ornament and decoration.
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a drawing of an ornate vase on display
Giovanni Battista Foggini | Design for a Chalice (recto); Design for the Base of a Vase (verso) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Design for a Chalice with Acanthus
an ornate carving on the side of a wooden fence
More Weathered Finishes
dark gray paint, white gesso rubbed back, whitewash = beautiful patina!
an old wooden table with carvings on it
Gypsy Purple home......
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an old metal bowl sitting on top of a wooden table
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Oval Cast Iron Jardiniere detail <3
an old vase sitting on the ground next to some tire tires and rusted wall
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an intricately carved piece of wood sitting on top of a table
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Ana Rosa
an ornate wooden wall decoration on a white background
Google images. Exquisite carving.
an art nouveau design with leaves and scrolls
From a Russian book on ornament.
an artistic painting with leaves and flowers on the wall
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William Morris, my favorite.
a watercolor drawing of a leafy green plant
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an ornate silver broochle is sitting on a marble countertop, with the top part of it's leafy design
Acanthus Leaves of Silver and Light Hairclip | Etsy
Acanthus Leaves of Silver and Light Hairclip
an ornate design on the side of a building
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the corner of an ornately decorated wall with white paint and decorative carvings on it
Acanthus
Acanthus