geometric tracery

geometric tracery

Gothic tracery characterized by a pattern of geometric shapes, as circles and foils. See also: Tracery
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geometric tracery

geometric tracery
Gothic openwork in the form of simple geometrical patterns, principally circles and multifoils.
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'He can do Gothic Revival or genuine Norman or the most complicated Geometric tracery with equal facility, he gets all the texture of lichened stone and no niggliness and lovely deep recessions.'