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The horizontal lines of the architrave and cornice predominate over the vertical lines of the columns.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
The architrave has the height of one half of the thickness of a column.Ten Books on Architecture|Vitruvius
On the capitals of the pillars there runs all round a stately architrave and cornice, rarely carved.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.
Eight porphyry columns support an antique architrave; and eight smaller columns of marble rise from this and support the dome.Cathedral Cities of Italy|William Wiehe Collins
This Francesco made an architrave-ornament running downward from above, which is wrong according to the rules of architecture.Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects|Giorgio Vasari