WorldCat Identities

Dresser, Christopher

Overview
Works: 110 works in 315 publications in 3 languages and 4,618 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Terminology  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Honoree, Creator, Artist
Classifications: NK942.D73, 745.4492
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Japan : its architecture, art, and art manufactures by Christopher Dresser( Book )

27 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Dresser, an architect and ornamentalist by profession with a solid knowledge of manufacturing, went to Japan after the Meiji Restoration to observe what an ordinary traveler would not notice. The result is an absorbing and informative work on all aspects of building and the decorative arts. From temples to carpentry tools, from candlesticks to theater design, all are displayed and described here
Principles of decorative design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

28 editions published between 1870 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of decorative design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

17 editions published between 1862 and 1977 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

19 editions published between 1874 and 2002 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Dresser by Stuart Durant( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern ornamentation, being a series of original designs : for the patterns of textile fabrics, for the ornamentation of manufactures in wood, metal, pottery, &c. : also for the decoration of walls & ceilings and other flat surfaces by Christopher Dresser( Book )

20 editions published between 1886 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentic Victorian decoration and ornamentation in full color : 46 plates from "Studies in design" by Christopher Dresser( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unity in variety by Christopher Dresser( Book )

9 editions published between 1859 and 1978 in English and German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development of ornamental art in the International Exhibition by Christopher Dresser( Book )

9 editions published between 1862 and 1978 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of Victorian decorative design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional arts and crafts of Japan by Christopher Dresser( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Dresser, 1834-1904 by Christopher Dresser( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Dresser : ein viktorianischer Designer, 1834-1904 : Kunstgewerbemuseum der Stadt Köln, Overstolzenhaus : Ausstellung vom 13. Februar bis 20. April 1981 by Christopher Dresser( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of ornament : style in the decorative arts by Christopher Dresser( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese art and Japonisme( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Christopher Dresser, 1834-1905 : truth, beauty, power : exhibition October 15 to December 19, 1998( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rudiments of botany, structural and physiological: being an introduction to the study of the vegetable kingdom, and comprising the advantages of a full glossary of technical terms by Christopher Dresser( Book )

3 editions published between 1859 and 1860 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dresser's Victorian ornamentation : 150 designs by Christopher Dresser( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher dresser : a design revolution by Christopher Dresser( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Dresser : a pioneer of modern design by Widar Halén( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Dresser

Dresser, Christopher

ドレッサー, クリストファー

Languages
English (206)

German (11)

Italian (4)

Covers
Studies in designAuthentic Victorian decoration and ornamentation in full color : 46 plates from "Studies in design"Principles of Victorian decorative designTraditional arts and crafts of JapanChristopher Dresser, 1834-1904Japanese art and JaponismeDresser's Victorian ornamentation : 150 designsChristopher dresser : a design revolutionChristopher Dresser : a pioneer of modern design