• Commonly Used Marble
  • Quarried Marble
  • Marble Layouts
  • Architectural Marble
  • Sculpture
  • Worn & Weathered Marble
In “Commonly Used Marble," close-up views depict characteristics of varieties, with identifications giving the commercial names and country of origin. Other sections are identified by general category, and show architectural applications, layout bonds, and veneer patterns. Also included are detailed views of joinings and surface treatments. Subjects represent a variety of periods and styles used in exterior and interior settings with some showing how marble weathers and ages. Terms and finishing techniques used in the captions are explained in the glossary. To view all the pictures in this chapter visit