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Dresser, Christopher

Overview
Works: 125 works in 428 publications in 3 languages and 4,910 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Terminology  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Other, Creator
Classifications: NK942.D73, 745.4492
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Principles of decorative design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

42 editions published between 1870 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geïllustreerd overzicht van de opvattingen en inzichten van de Engelse ontwerper van interieur en kunstnijverheid (1834-1904), tevens industrieel vormgever
Japan : its architecture, art, and art manufactures by Christopher Dresser( Book )

45 editions published between 1882 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 430 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
The art of decorative design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

22 editions published between 1862 and 2016 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in design by Christopher Dresser( Book )

24 editions published between 1874 and 2002 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of one of the most influential Victorian manuals on the decorative arts
Christopher Dresser by Stuart Durant( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unity in variety by Christopher Dresser( Book )

14 editions published between 1859 and 1978 in English and German and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1862 and 1978 in English and held by 127 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 : ein viktorianischer Designer, 1834-1904 : Kunstgewerbemuseum der Stadt Köln, Overstolzenhaus : Ausstellung vom 13. Februar bis 20. April 1981 by Kunstgewerbemuseum der Stadt Köln( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in German and Undetermined 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 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern ornamentation by Christopher Dresser( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 87 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 33 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 )

5 editions published between 1859 and 1860 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borders in the style of medieval manuscripts, patterns based on Greek and Persian pottery, designs adapted from Venetian lace-this unique sourcebook abounds in splendid original ornaments. Its gorgeous black-and-white drawings include such diverse influences as German Gothic, Japanese, Arabic, Indian, Celtic, and ancient Roman art. A pioneer of modern design, Christopher Dresser (1834-1904) was one of the Victorian era's most important and influential stylists, whose works are eagerly sought by artists and craftspeople. A botanist by training, Dresser was particularly skilled in the execution of floral motifs. This versatile collection of his designs can be easily adapted to art and craft projects, textiles, interior decoration, wall hangings, lacework, carvings, and much more
Christopher dresser : a design revolution by Christopher Dresser( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Authentic Victorian decoration and ornamentation in full color : 46 plates from "Studies in design"
Alternative Names
Christopher Dresser

Christopher Dresser britischer Designer

Christopher Dresser Brits ontwerper (1834-1904)

Christopher Dresser designer

Christopher Dresser designer scozzese

Dresser, Christopher

کریستوفر درسر

ക്രിസ്റ്റഫർ ഡ്രെസെർ

ドレッサー, クリストファー

克里斯托弗·德莱赛

Languages
English (289)

German (14)

Italian (4)

Covers
Japan : its architecture, art, and art manufacturesStudies in designAuthentic Victorian decoration and ornamentation in full color : 46 plates from "Studies in design"Traditional 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