Exploration MSS3 Fall 2021

Rasmus Canfjorden



Fig 1: Bequest of Herbert Mitchell, 2008. Ceiling Ornament, nos. CCCXXII–CCCXXVI (”Designs for Various Ornaments,” pl. 50). [Online image] Available from: [Accessed 21-12-09]

Fig 2: Stan Parry, 2009. Amiens Cathedral South Facade Rose Window. [Online image] Available from: [Accessed 21-12-09]

Fig 3: Vladimir Paperny, Guaranty Building Foyer [Online image] Available from: [Accessed 21-12-12]

Fig 4-6: Ralph Feiner, Winery Gantenbein[Online image] Available from: [Accessed 21-12-12]


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