John Ruskin's order of venetian gothic arches. The Venetian gothic arches originated from Venice, Italy in the century. Venetian Gothic style is a mixture of Gothic lancet arch with Byzantine and Ottoman influences.
the more I look at these arches the more I can see this back and forth style being used on dresses. Especially on bridal dress, which is funny because location is a bridal salon. --- Hotel Nikko Kumamoto Bridal Salon by Ryo Matsui Architects