Handbook of Ornament

Handbook of Ornament

ISBN 13:  9780486203027

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Author  Franz Meyer
Format  Paperback
No. of Pages  576
Brand:  Dover Publications

Detailed and comprehensive, these illustrations form the largest single volume of classical art motifs ever compiled. Periods covered include Greek and Roman, medieval, Islamic, Renaissance, baroque, early 19th century art, architecture and design - a vast selection of different motifs and illustrations.
Classical acanthus leaf, jugs and vases from antiquity, repeat patterns, architectural ornament of all kinds, furniture, jewelry, shields, lettering, plant and animal figures, natural forms, grotesques, bas reliefs, interlacements, keys, clocks, hinges, brackets, mirrors - the whole range of interior furniture and ornamentation redrawn to provide a resource for permission-free use.
A carefully organised selection from an authentic and important Nineteenth Century European source.

Illustrations: 3002 illustrations 
Size: 204mm x 127mm
Copyright: Permission Free
ISBN 10: 0486203026

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