eastlake


eastlake
\\ˈēstˌlāk\ adjective
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: after Sir Charles L. Eastlake died 1865 English painter and art critic
of furniture : being machine-made after a style characterized by sturdy rectangular lines

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  • Eastlake — may refer to:Places in the United States*Eastlake, Colorado *Eastlake, Michigan *Eastlake, Ohio *Eastlake, Seattle, WashingtonEducation*Eastlake Middle School, Chula Vista, California, US *Eastlake High School, several schoolsPeople* Charles… …   Wikipedia

  • Eastlake — ist der Name mehrerer Personen: Caroline Eastlake, englische Malerin Charles Lock Eastlake der Ältere (1793–1865), englischer Maler und Schriftsteller Charles Lock Eastlake der Jüngere (1836–1906), englischer Architekt und Schriftsteller, Neffe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eastlake — Eastlake, OH U.S. city in Ohio Population (2000): 20255 Housing Units (2000): 8310 Land area (2000): 6.396620 sq. miles (16.567168 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.121347 sq. miles (0.314287 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.517967 sq. miles (16.881455 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Eastlake — style of furniture, 1878, often a mere debased Gothic, but at its best inspired by English designer Charles Locke Eastlake (1836 1906) and his book Hints on Household Taste. I find American tradesmen continually advertising what they are pleased… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Eastlake, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 441 Housing Units (2000): 209 Land area (2000): 1.183475 sq. miles (3.065185 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.333528 sq. miles (0.863833 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.517003 sq. miles (3.929018 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Eastlake, OH — U.S. city in Ohio Population (2000): 20255 Housing Units (2000): 8310 Land area (2000): 6.396620 sq. miles (16.567168 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.121347 sq. miles (0.314287 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.517967 sq. miles (16.881455 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Eastlake — (spr. īstlēk), Sir Charles Lock, engl. Maler und Kunstgelehrter, geb. 17. Nov. 1793 in Plymouth, gest. 23. Dez. 1865 in Pisa, machte die ersten Studien auf der Londoner Akademie, hielt sich seit 1817 drei Jahre lang in Italien und Griechenland… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Eastlake — (spr. Ihstlehk), Charles Lock, geb. 1793 in Plymonte, wurde auf der Londonet Akademie für die Malerei gebildet u. vollendete seine Studien in Venedig, wo er das Colorit der alten Meister, u. in Rom, wo er die Zeichnung derselben sich zu eigen zu… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Eastlake — (Istlehk), Charles Lock, geb. 1793 zu Plymouth, engl. Historien und Genremaler, einer der 7, welche die Fresken in den neuen Parlamentshäusern ausführten …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Eastlake —   [ iːstleɪk], Sir (seit 1850) Charles Lock, britischer Maler und Kunsthistoriker, * Plymouth 17. 11. 1793, ✝ Pisa 24. 12. 1865; bereiste 1816 30 Italien und Griechenland, war v. a. in Rom tätig, ab 1830 in London, wo er 1850 Präsident der Royal… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Eastlake — This like Westlake, is an English locational surname from a now lost medieval village. We have no idea where Eastlake was situated, but it was probably in East Anglia, since this was the region where most lakes were systematically drained between …   Surnames reference