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Record Type: concept
azulejo (<ceramic tile by technique>, ceramic tile, ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Earthenware tile of Spanish or Portuguese manufacture, painted and enameled in rich colors. They are typically large and used to decorate the exterior walls of buildings. The term is probably of Arabic origin but its derivation is debated.
 
Terms:
azulejo (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,N)
azulejo (material) (Spanish-P,D,U,U)
azulejo (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
azulejos (C,U,English,AD,U,N)
azulejos (Spanish,AD,U,N)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by composition>
............ <materials by composition> (G)
Hierarchy of inorganic material
................ inorganic material (G)
Hierarchy of clay
.................... clay (G)
Hierarchy of <clay by product>
........................ <clay by product> (G)
Hierarchy of <ceramic and ceramic by product>
............................ <ceramic and ceramic by product> (G)
Hierarchy of <ceramic by product>
................................ <ceramic by product> (G)
Hierarchy of ceramic tile
.................................... ceramic tile (G)
Hierarchy of <ceramic tile by technique>
........................................ <ceramic tile by technique> (G)
Hierarchy of azulejo
............................................ azulejo (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Aardewerken tegel van Spaanse of Portugese makelij, geverfd en geglazuurd in bonte kleuren. Gewoonlijk groot, en gebruikt ter decoratie van de buitenmuren van gebouwen. De term is waarschijnlijk van Arabische oorsprong, hoewel dat niet voor iedereen vaststaat. 
Spanish ..... Baldosa de loza de fabricación española, pintada y esmaltada con colores vivos. 

Sources and Contributors:
azulejo ()............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred, GCI Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 120762 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  Fleming y Honour, Diccionario de Artes Decorativas (1987) 53
.......................  Harris, Historic Architecture Sourcebook (1977) 38
.......................  Lucie-Smith, Diccionario de Términos de Arte (1997) 27
.......................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
azulejos............  [CDBP-DIBAM, VP]
.................  Fleming and Honour, Penguin Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1989) 54
.................  RIBA, Architectural Keywords (1982)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 120762 checked 26 January 2012
............  RIBA, Architectural Keywords (1982) Tiles: Wall: Spanish
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Fleming and Honour, Penguin Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1989) 54
.......... Harris, Historic Architecture Sourcebook (1977)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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