In art, grotesques are a decorative form of arabesques with interlaced garlands and strange animal figures.
|Florence||Grotticina at Boboli Gardens|
|La Lonja de la Seda||"It is lit by soaring Gothic windows, the external frames of which, like the doors, are exuberantly ornamented, notably by a series of grotesque gargoyles." (AB ev)|
|Vatican City||Raphael's Loggias|
|Vicenza||Villa Badoer in Fratta Polesine|
|Vienna||Hall of Grotesque, Lower Belvedere|
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