Marquetry

Marquetry is the art and craft of applying pieces of veneer to a structure to form a decorative pattern, design and picture.

 

Parquetry

Parquetry is very is very similar to Marquetry in the former of pieces of veneer, simple repeating geometric shapes, forming tiling patterns that covers the entire floor.
Parquet patterns are entirely geometrical and angular – squares, triangles and lozenges.

Some examples:

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