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  • How well I remember the graceful draperies that enfolded me, the bright autumn leaves that wreathed my head, and the fruit and grain at my feet and in my hands, and beneath all the piety of the masque the oppressive sense of coming ill that made my heart heavy.
  • Liberty is a gigantic figure of a woman in Greek draperies, holding in her right hand a torch....
  • Mort cloths were rich draperies used to drape a coffin or shrouded corpse.
  • The lower section of the frieze is rather indistinct, but seems to be flying draperies and rocks rather than a chariot.
  • The blue satin draperies were derived from an early 19th century French source.

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