Cover image for Treasury of historic folk ornament in full color
Title:
Treasury of historic folk ornament in full color
Author:
Bossert, Helmuth Theodor, 1889-1961.
Publication Information:
Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, 1996.
Physical Description:
60 pages of plates : all color illustrations ; 31 cm.
General Note:
"The plates reproduced in this work originally appeared in Das ornamentwerk ... by Helmuth Theodor Bossert (1889-1961), published in Berlin by E. Wasmuth in 1924"--Pref.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780486290942
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK1530 .T74 1996 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Rich collection of attractive, highly usable folk motifs spans broad range of historical periods and cultures -- from ancient Egypt to early 20th-century Japan. Over 700 designs, brimming with native imagination and invention, include examples of decorative artwork derived from textiles, pottery, clothing, masks, tapestries, and other original sources. All royalty-free.


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