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Corinthian Capital + Giovanni Anselmo - Untitled (sculpture eating lettuce) >>>here 1 acanthus -oooops!- 1 lettuce is crushed between 2 blocks of granite >>> Contemporary Corinthian Order
Corinthian Capital + Giovanni Anselmo - Untitled (sculpture eating lettuce) >>>here 1 acanthus -oooops!- 1 lettuce is crushed between 2 blocks of granite >>> Contemporary Corinthian Order
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Corinthian Contemporary (the nature/architecture creative process)

Formal similarities between Corinthian Capital and Giovanni Anselmo's "Untitled (sculpture eating lettuce)http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/giovanni-anselmo/untitled-sculpture-that-eats-1968

 
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"The Origin of the Corinthian Order", engraving.
Callimachus (flourished 5th century bce) Greek sculptor - perhaps an Athenian, reputed to have invented the Corinthian capital after witnessing acanthus leaves growing around a basket placed upon a young girl’s tomb.
Callimachus (flourished 5th century bce) Greek sculptor - perhaps an Athenian, reputed to have invented the Corinthian capital after witnessing acanthus leaves growing around a basket placed upon a young girl’s tomb.
Acanthus
Acanthus
Untitled Order
Untitled Order
Lettuce
Lettuce