Enfilade of Mannequins? Venice

Can I call this an ‘enfilade of mannequins’? The word ‘enfilade’ (below) can also be used in architecture to describe a row of rooms that open each into the other, in a long, continuous interconnection – 

enfilade (n.) Look up enfilade at Dictionary.com1706, from French enfilade, from Old French enfiler (13c.) “to thread (a needle) on a string, pierce from end to end,” from en- “put on” (see en- (1)) + fil “thread” (see file (v.)). 

Used of rows of apartments and lines of trees before modern military sense came to predominate. As a verb from 1706. Related: Enfiladed; enfilading.

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Art historian, professor, Italian Renaissance and Baroque specialist
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