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The pillowy body of one of Laurent’s white alabasters is paired with the undulating black sandstone of a Lachaise work.
The alabaster sphere of cheese comes on a ceramic platter with a little cleaver for spreading everything on crunchy crostini rounds.
Design elements include a crystal-shaped roof light, Lebanese cedarwood, black granite, stucco posts, backlit alabaster walls, and a large atrium lobby.
But the opaque black frames stay plastered on his square, alabaster face.
Both were historically well-known as centers for the alabaster trade.
Damon spends the movie looking appropriately flummoxed as his ruinous plans go awry; little Jupe is convincingly precocious; Moore, with her alabaster skin and lacquered ’50s do, seems shellacked by villainy.
Shiploads of alabaster artwork escaped the furnaces and were sent to France.
The mourners are on loan from the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam in exchange for Cleveland's loan to the Rijksmuseum of its famous alabaster mourners from the tomb of Philip the Bold, of Burgundy.
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Origin and Etymology of alabaster
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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