French Decorative Designs of the 18th Century

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200 exquisite neoclassical designs—reproduced from a rare sourcebook
The graceful forms and delicately carved details of 18th-century French decorative design lend craft and graphic projects a special air of grace and refinement. The elegant borders, cartouches, vignettes, and other configurations in this superb collection reflect those qualities. Fine line drawings of real and legendary beasts, scrolling curves, wreaths, floral motifs, garlands, classical urns, and more convey...
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Overview


200 exquisite neoclassical designs—reproduced from a rare sourcebook
The graceful forms and delicately carved details of 18th-century French decorative design lend craft and graphic projects a special air of grace and refinement. The elegant borders, cartouches, vignettes, and other configurations in this superb collection reflect those qualities. Fine line drawings of real and legendary beasts, scrolling curves, wreaths, floral motifs, garlands, classical urns, and more convey a timeless elegance that will provide craftworkers, illustrators, and designers with a wealth of handsome graphics.
This book includes a CD-ROM containing 200 royalty-free images scanned at 600 dpi and saved in six different formats (TIFF, PICT, EPS, BMP, as well as Internet-ready JPEG and GIF)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486996936
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 2/10/2006
  • Series: Dover Electronic Clip Art Series
  • Edition description: CD-ROM and Book
  • Pages: 48
  • Sales rank: 482,062
  • Product dimensions: 8.08 (w) x 10.50 (h) x 0.20 (d)

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