We are the Caryatides, rearing up the entablature of the temple of liberty we are never allowed to enter.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume II"
There are two beautiful caryatides by Vittoria and rich mural work by Battista Franco and De Moro.
"Italy, the Magic Land" by Lilian Whiting
On one side was a bookcase supported by caryatides.
"The Paliser case" by Edgar Saltus
Caryatid figures support this order also, turbaned and clothed with tunic and cloak.
"The Shores of the Adriatic" by F. Hamilton Jackson
The Caryatides as we looked at them awhile ago appeared gigantic in size, but they are only eight feet in height.
"A Trip to the Orient" by Robert Urie Jacob
On the exterior wall one sees the pagan idea of caryatides carried out with Christian symbols, two figures of angels.
"The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine" by Francis Miltoun
But such sustaining power, so applied, is like figures of caryatides supporting some poor decadent frieze.
"The Galaxy, June 1877" by Various
Like a sorrowful Caryatid it stands erect under the burden of the sky.
"Seeds of Pine" by Janey Canuck
Caryatid in the Hermitage, 48.
"Michelangelo" by Romain Rolland
The term might well be applied to the Caryatide figures of the Erechtheum.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 2" by Various
At the south-west angle was the well-known portico or tribune of the Caryatides.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 4" by Various
The caryatides supporting the ebony canopy likewise appeared imbued with life.
"The Gateless Barrier" by Lucas Malet
It stood probably in the portico and may have served as a Caryatid.
"Problems in Periclean Buildings" by G. W. Elderkin
There were gold ornaments on every side, elaborate moldings, caryatids and immense mirrors.
"The Enemies of Women" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
In a moment the two stood in the great gallery, above the Salle des Caryatides.
"Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France" by Stanley J. Weyman
There are six of these caryatids, or maidens, standing upon a high parapet of marble and supporting a marble roof.
"The Near East" by Robert Hichens
The corners of the key-board are adorned with caryatides finely carved in box-wood.
"Musical Myths and Facts, Volume I (of 2)" by Carl Engel
The bas-reliefs, statues, caryatides, roof and basement, glittered with a waste of this precious metal.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, No. VII, December 1850, Vol. II" by Various
Caryatides at the sides form a frame for the plate.
"Book-Plates" by William J. Hardy
Then in the angles are eight caryatides of massive silver, representing his virtues.
"Over the Ocean" by Curtis Guild