But two years ago King took the plunge and commissioned local architect Christopher Haas to create two sets for Triangle of the Squinches
These wall-paintings appear on the facade of the gateway, in the squinches
of the domical ceiling, and the soffit of the main passageway ceiling.
The tomb is topped by a slightly pointed dome set on plasterwork squinches
and corbelled beams that translate the square plan into an octagonal drum then a 16-side drum and finally the dome.
, low side windows, quoins and groins-- Till I had roused the Vicar, found the key, And made a quick inspection of the church?
I'm doing what Twan says, really looking at her through my scope--the way the splashing water makes her feet glimmer, how she squinches
her face when she works a gross spot on the grill--when I get this sense that she's ahead of the kids her own age, a little smarter, more mature.
He theorizes about the appearance of the stalactite pendentive in Aswan, suggesting that it was a local interpretation of muqarnas domes and squinches
seen by pilgrims in the Hijaz.