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The encyclopedia of ornament

Author: A Racinet
Publisher: New York : Portland House : Distributed by Crown Publishers, ©1988.
Series: Library of design.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1988 edView all editions and formats
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Presents one hundred plates in color, comprising upwards of two thousand specimens of the various styles of ancient, oriental, and medieval art; including the Renaissance and the seventeenth and eigtheenth centuries. The subjects selected and arranged in historical order and in a form suitable for practical use, with explanatory text and a general introduction.
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Racinet, A. (Auguste), 1825-1893.
Encyclopedia of ornament.
New York : Portland House : Distributed by Crown Publishers, ©1988
(OCoLC)664648457
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Racinet
ISBN: 0517662973 9780517662977
OCLC Number: 18368353
Notes: Reprint. Originally published under title: Polychromatic ornament. London : Henry Sotheran, 1873.
Translation of: Ornement polychrome.
Series statement from dust jacket.
Description: 284 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 34 cm.
Contents: I. List of the plates in the order in which they are arranged --
II. Classified list of subjects --
III. General introduction --
IV. One hundred plates, and descriptions.
Series Title: Library of design.
Other Titles: Ornement polychrome.
Polychromatic ornament
Color in the decorative arts
Responsibility: A. Racinet.
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Presents one hundred plates in color, comprising upwards of two thousand specimens of the various styles of ancient, oriental, and medieval art; including the Renaissance and the seventeenth and eigtheenth centuries. The subjects selected and arranged in historical order and in a form suitable for practical use, with explanatory text and a general introduction.

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