May 21, 2016

More Marble
More Marble

On the wall, on the face of a column.  And everywhere you looked, column after column, floor after floor.  You can  see more in the background of this photo.

The design is graphic and feels so contemporary.  It took my breath away, over and over.  Something so deceptively simple and so careful, and stunning in its composition and its use of white.  Five or six or seven colors, with different veining and pattern.  This is still the Benedictine church, and we saw it repeated in many varieties everywhere we went.  This one is a special favorite, though!

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