Origin of intarsia
Related formsin·tar·si·ate [in-tahr-see-eyt, -it] /ɪnˈtɑr siˌeɪt, -ɪt/, adjective
Examples from the Web for intarsia
At the south end is one of the finest examples of intarsia, or inlaid wood-work, in Italy.Cathedral Cities of Italy|William Wiehe Collins
Of all the examples of pictorial Intarsia the most elaborate are perhaps those in the choir stalls of Sta.Arts and Crafts Essays|Various
In some of the early Italian "intarsia" the decoration was cut into the surface of the panel piece by piece.
The painter, the mosaicist, and the designer for intarsia are confused in a similar manner.Intarsia and Marquetry|F. Hamilton Jackson
The same writer mentions still more elaborate examples of pictorial "intarsia" in the choir stalls of Sta.