Illustrated Architecture Dictionary .................. Illustrated FURNITURE Glossary
FOH lee ate
Decorated with conventional leafage
Foliate: adjective. Foliate and foliated are synonyms.
Often applied to capitals, friezes, panels, or ornamented moldings
Found on almost all types of architecture
Decoration that resembles leaves.
May be applied or carved.
Examples from Buffalo:
- Illustration above: Plymouth Methodist Church / Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
- Sternberg House /The Mansion on Delaware Avenue
- Guaranty (Prudential) Building
- Buffalo Psychiatric Center Administration Building
- Miller House
- Old Editions Book Shop and Café
- Radiator - Edward Harvey House. 91 Jewett Parkway
- Furniture: Desk - Horace Reed House
- Furniture: Card table, tin foliate - Hofmobileliendepot Imperial Furniture Collection,Vienna, Austria
- Furniture: Front stretcher, William and Mary armchair - Winterthur Museum
- Furniture: Knee, Philadelphia Chippendale side chair - Winterthur Museum