This mammoth collection of ornament features 3,765 illustrations from a wide variety of periods: the Middle Ages, including Byzantine, Romanesque, and Mohammedan; Renaissance from Florence to Poland; Rococo; Colonial style; 18th century classical revival; Empire; and Biedermeier and Neoclassical from Germany. Gargoyles, capitals, jewelry, tapestries, religious objects, furniture, bridges, and much more.
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Descrizione libro Dover Publications. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0486205576 New. Different original cover. Same book. Retail 8.95. Codice libro della libreria 0486205576NET
Descrizione libro Dover Publishers. Condizione libro: New. Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 0486205576
Descrizione libro Dover Publications, 1959. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Lavishly illustrated compendium of styles from all periods of history. Features thousands of examples and provides a complete survey with an emphasis on architectural design. From Babylonian and Greek to Moslem, Renaissance and American Colonial, a detailed, well-organized collection. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0486205576
Descrizione libro Dover Publications, 1959. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0486205576
Descrizione libro Dover Publications, 1959. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria INGM9780486205571
Descrizione libro Dover Publications Inc., United States, 2000. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 208 x 140 mm. Language: German,English . Brand New Book. There is no larger collection of ornament in print anywhere today. This more than 600 page volume contains 3765 different illustrations on 400 full page plates! Indispensable for artists, designers, illustrators, architects, craftsmen, students, and anyone else searching for distinctive, authentic design, individual illustrations are royalty-free--buy the book and thousands of unusual drawing are yours for the using. Where are the ornaments from? The vanished civilizations of ancient Egypt, Babylonia, Persia, Phoenicia, Judah, India, Greece, Rome, Pompeii, the Celts, the Etruscans; from China, Japan, Arabia, India, Cambodia; from Russia, Scandinavia, the United States, Germany, France, Italy, England, Austria, Spain, and other countries. What periods are covered? Prehistoric and primitive; antiquity; the Middle Ages, including early-Christian ornaments of the Lombards, Visigoths, Franks, and Byzantines, Romanesque ornament, Mohammedan ornament, and Gothic ornament; Renaissance ornament in Florence, Venice, Portugal, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Poland; Rococo ornament throughout Europe; Colonial style in the United States: nineteenth century classical revival, with designs of Sheraton and Hepplewhite; Empire; and Biedermeier and Neoclassical ornament in Germany. What design elements and objects? Gargoyles; Buddhas; dragons; capitals, bases, and shafts of columns; necklaces, rings, other jewelry; urns, vases; friezes; buildings of brick, wood, stone; tables, chairs, mirrors, chests, hardware; tapestries and cloths; statues; suits of armor, helmets, lances; mitres; fantastic animals, centaurs, cupids; religious objects; keyholes; sedan chair; bridges; coats of arms; and hundreds of others. This wide spectrum of styles will almost literally be a bottomless treasury of source material that you will use again and again, each time finding something different. Codice libro della libreria AAC9780486205571
Descrizione libro Dover Publications, 1959. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0486205576
Descrizione libro Dover Pubns, 1959. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. illustrated edition. 647 pages. 8.00x5.75x1.25 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria zk0486205576
Descrizione libro Dover Publications, 1959. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110486205576