Early twentieth century designs in the Art Deco style which draw strongly on Ancient Egyptian art motifs, themes and traditions.
From a French collection of the early twentieth century, the designs interpret motifs of Ancient Egypt in a dynamic Art Deco style, drawing the motifs into symmetrical and themed designs.
Images include birds, serpents, stylised floral motifs, scarabs, and mythological creatures, incorporated into panels, borders and friezes. A unique marriage of ancient Egyptian sources and Art Deco design - unusual graphics in high quality reproduction. Illustrations:
40 full page black and white plates. Size:
230 x 307 mmCopyright:
Permission freeISBN 10: