Racinet's Historic Ornament in Full Color

Racinet's Historic Ornament in Full Color

by Auguste Racinet, Racinet, A. Racinet
     
 

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2,000 decorative motifs expertly reprinted in full color from a rare 19th-century publication. Adapted from borders, tiles, carved wood panels, and other ornamental sources, the designs include classic Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Etruscan motifs; Chinese, Japanese, Persian and Indian patterns; samples from the Arabic and Byzantine cultures; Celtic, medieval,

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2,000 decorative motifs expertly reprinted in full color from a rare 19th-century publication. Adapted from borders, tiles, carved wood panels, and other ornamental sources, the designs include classic Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Etruscan motifs; Chinese, Japanese, Persian and Indian patterns; samples from the Arabic and Byzantine cultures; Celtic, medieval, Renaissance and 18th century European art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486257877
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
11/01/1988
Series:
Dover Fine Art, History of Art Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
9.28(w) x 12.20(h) x 0.26(d)

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