Handbook of Ornament
Republished unabridged from the final comprehensive edition, this work contains the largest single-volume collection of classical art motifs ever compiled. It reproduces material from Greek and Roman, medieval European, Islamic, Renaissance, baroque, and early nineteenth-century art, architecture, and design — in all, presenting artists, crafters, and students with more than 3,000 designs.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - fotofacade - LibraryThing
This is a reprint of the original C19th book which is a great introduction to pattern and decoration and, if you're like me a vital tome for piecing together clues about age or date of a building Read full review