Chigi

Chigi

A pair of crossed timbers that are placed at the end of the ridge of a roof of a Shinto shrine; also called forked finials.

chigi

On the roof of a Shinto temple, a decorative pair of curved timbers that extend above and beyond the roof ridge, crossing at the ridge.
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"He highlighted Salvini's absence from parliament when the time came to talk about Lega-Russia connections, the parallel consultations with ministry of interior partners in society, his overstepping into the briefs of other ministers, the sabotage of negotiations with the European Commission - all subordinated to his aims on the Palazzo Chigi (prime minister's office) through an electoral blitz."
Qu, who took office as the UN agency's chief just last week (1 August), met Conte at the Italian Prime Minister's office, Palazzo Chigi. Conte reaffirmed Italy's partnership with FAO and agreed to visit the agency's headquarters soon.
Ambassador Al-Khaled was decorated during an official ceremony held last Friday at the Palazzo Chigi. His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah sent similar cables.
Fedele, and presumably his assistants, produced the pieces in the kitchen; but they were copying maquettes made by the likes of Ercole Ferrata and Johann Paolo Schor, both of whom worked with Bernini in St Peter's Basilica and the Chigi Chapel in Siena's Duomo.
FILE PHOTO: Italy's Minister of Labour and Industry Luigi Di Maio, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini leave at the end of a news conference after a cabinet meeting at Chigi Palace in Rome, Italy, on October 20, 2018.
by John LloydInterior Minister Matteo Salvini attends a news conference after a cabinet meeting at Chigi Palace in Rome, Italy.
Catalog information for the librettos and the few scores that survive in the Chigi Collection at the Vatican is also provided.
Having said that, Bowden does bow down to the magnificence of Christian art and its transcendental significance.17 Leonardo da Vinci's The Baptism of Christ, Virgin on the Rocks, The Last Supper; Michelangelo's work on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, The Last Judgment, Statue of David; Raphael's Deposition of Christ, The Holy Family and the his adornment of the Chigi Chapel can melt the most-stone hearted of the heretics.
Last October, Prime Minister Saad Hariri and his Italian counterpart discussed holding a major donor conference, when Hariri visited the Chigi Palace in Rome.
El conclave del que resulto electo Fabio Chigi se llevo a cabo en un contexto de profundo rechazo entre franceses y espanoles (39).
El diseno de Rafael Sanzio para la tumba de Agostino Chigi (89) tuvo que constituir uno de los referentes en la obra de Esteban de Penafiel.
Lastly, in the report of Maria Ferres' visit to the Cappella delia Madonna del Voto (or Cappella Chigi) in Siena (narrated in Book II, in the journal entry of September 17), the woman's memory of the chapel, not by chance designed by Bernini and adorned by his two statues of St.