chedworth roman villa is a roman villa located near chedworth, gloucestershire, england. it is one of the largest roman villas in britain. the villa was built in phases from the early 2nd century to the 4th century, with the 4th century construction transforming the building into an elite dwelling arranged around three sides of a courtyard.
portrait of an artist pool with two figures is a large acrylic-on-canvas pop art painting by british artist david hockney, completed in may 1972.it measures 7 ft × 10 ft 2.1 m × 3.0 m , and depicts two figures: one swimming underwater and one clothed male figure looking down at the swimmer. in november 2018, it sold for us$90.3 million, the highest price ever paid at auction for a .
haw par villa chinese: 虎豹別墅; pinyin: hǔ bào biéshù is a theme park located along pasir panjang road in singapore. the park contains over 1,000 statues and 150 giant dioramas depicting scenes from chinese mythology, folklore, legends, history, and illustrations of various aspects of confucianism.
villa/vila or its cognates is part of many spanish and portuguese placenames, like vila real and villadiego: a villa/vila is a town with a charter fuero or foral of lesser importance than a ciudad/cidade 'city' . when it is associated with a personal name, villa was probably used in the original sense of a country estate rather than a .
since september 2019, trump's resort and residence mar-a-lago has served as the primary residence for donald and melania trump. seven springs. trump owns a 39,000 square feet 3,600 m 2 mansion on 213 acres 86 ha in bedford and new castle, new york.the mansion has an indoor pool of white marble on its first floor and sixty rooms, including thirteen bedrooms and twelve baths.
villa ephrussi de rothschild, also called villa île-de-france, is a french seaside villa located at saint-jean-cap-ferrat on the french riviera. the villa was designed by the french architect aaron messiah, and constructed between 1905 and 1912 by baroness béatrice de rothschild 1864–1934 .
the isaac bell house is a historic house and national historic landmark at 70 perry street at its corner with bellevue avenue in newport, rhode island.also known as edna villa, it is one of the outstanding examples of shingle style architecture in the united states. it was designed by mckim, mead, and white, and built during the gilded age, when newport was the summer resort of choice for .
swannanoa is an italian renaissance revival villa built in 1912 by millionaire and philanthropist james h. dooley 1841–1922 above rockfish gap on the border of northern nelson county and augusta county, virginia, in the us.it is partially based on buildings in the villa medici, rome.. rockfish gap is the southern end of the skyline drive through the shenandoah national park and the .
villa barbaro, also known as the villa di maser, is a large villa at maser in the veneto region of northern italy.it was designed and built by the italian architect andrea palladio, with frescos by paolo veronese and sculptures by alessandro vittoria for daniele barbaro, patriarch of aquileia and ambassador to queen elizabeth i of england, and his brother marcantonio an ambassador to king .
the bowling alley. all villas have access to a modern central facility, which houses a 50-person dining room, game room, industrial kitchen, billiard room, shooting area, bowling alley, gym and a .
the villa medici italian pronunciation: ˌvilːa ˈmɛːditʃi is a mannerist villa and an architectural complex with a garden contiguous with the larger borghese gardens, on the pincian hill next to trinità dei monti in rome, italy.the villa medici, founded by ferdinando i de' medici, grand duke of tuscany and now property of the french state citation needed , has housed the french .
the villa müller czech: müllerova vila, german: haus müller is a modernist villa in prague, czech republic built in 1930. it was designed by adolf loos as a residence for františek müller, co-owner of the kapsa-müller construction company from pilsen.
in contrast to the sumptuously decorated villa poppaea, the neighbouring villa is a rustic, two-story structure with many rooms left unplastered and with tamped earth floors. this villa was not deserted at the time of the eruption: the remains of 54 people were recovered in one of the rooms of the villa, perishing in the surge that hit oplontis.
villa park is a football stadium in aston, birmingham, england, with a seating capacity of 42,785. it has been the home of aston villa football club since 1897. the ground is less than a mile from both witton and aston railway stations and has hosted sixteen england internationals at senior level, the first in 1899 and the most recent in 2005. villa park has hosted 55 fa cup semi-finals, more .
the national roman museum italian: museo nazionale romano is a museum, with several branches in separate buildings throughout the city of rome, italy.it shows exhibits from the pre- and early history of rome, with a focus on archaeological findings from the period of ancient rome
the getty villa is at the easterly end of the malibu coast in the pacific palisades neighborhood of los angeles, california, united states. one of two locations of the j. paul getty museum, the getty villa is an educational center and museum dedicated to the study of the arts and cultures of ancient greece, rome, and etruria.
villa savoye french pronunciation: is a modernist villa in poissy, on the outskirts of paris, france. it was designed by the swiss architects le corbusier and his cousin, pierre jeanneret and built between 1928 and 1931 using reinforced concrete.
overview. situated on five acres of land in holmby hills, the 45,000-square-foot 4,200 m 2 property has twelve bedrooms, fifteen baths, a fifty-seat theater, a ballroom, a gym, a pool house, a 1,200-foot 370 m running track, a tennis court and a guest house. there is a 200-yard 180 m driveway from the gate to the main house. the house was commissioned in 1996 and completed in 2002.
a villa is a type of house that was originally an ancient roman upper-class country house. since its origins in the roman villa, the idea and function of a villa has evolved considerably.after the fall of the roman republic, villas became small farming compounds, which were increasingly fortified in late antiquity, sometimes transferred to the church for reuse as a monastery.