Published December 12, 1988
by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Few published sources of the Victorian era offered information on historic designs, and The Encyclopedia of Ornament was warmly received and widely praised for the meticulous rendering of its plates. Modern-day graphic artists and designers, art historians, and students of the history of style and decoration will likewise prize this extensive 2/5(1). Few published sources of the Victorian era offered information on historic designs, and The Encyclopedia of Ornament was warmly received and widely praised for the meticulous rendering of its plates. Modern-day graphic artists and designers, art historians, and students of the history of style and decoration will likewise prize this extensive Brand: Dover Publications. Perret used ornament very effectively (e.g. Rue Franklin apartments, Paris ()), and it was an essential element in the work of, e.g. Hoffmann, Mackintosh, and Olbrich to name but three significant architects. More recently Outram has used ornament in an intelligent way, to the displeasure of some. Bibliography. Brolin (); Durant ();. The encyclopaedia of ornament Item Preview remove-circle The encyclopedia of ornament Spine title: Shaw's ornaments Notes. No table-of-contents pages found. Only 1 page numbered. Tight margins. Some images and text in gutter. Pages:
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