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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Drapery(0.01008 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Drapery.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
[syn: curtain, drape, mantle, pall]
2: cloth gracefully draped and arranged in loose folds
English → English (gcide)
Drapery \Dra"per*y\, n.; pl. Draperies. [F. draperie.]
1. The occupation of a draper; cloth-making, or dealing in
2. Cloth, or woolen stuffs in general.
People who ought to be weighing out grocery or
measuring out drapery. --Macaulay.
3. A textile fabric used for decorative purposes, especially
when hung loosely and in folds carefully disturbed; as:
(a) Garments or vestments of this character worn upon the
body, or shown in the representations of the human
figure in art.
(b) Hangings of a room or hall, or about a bed.
Like one that wraps the drapery of his couch
About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams.
All the decent drapery of life is to be rudely
torn off. --Burke.
Casting of draperies. See under Casting.
The casting of draperies . . . is one of the most
important of an artist's studies. --Fairholt.