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Creator:
Dresser, Christopher, author.
Title(s):

Modern ornamentation, being a series of original designs : for the patterns of textile fabrics, for the ornamentation of manufactures in wood, metal, pottery, &c.; also for the decoration of walls & ceilings and other flat surfaces / by Chr. Dresser, Ph.D., &c. ; (author of "The art of decorative design," "Japan : its architecture, arts," etc.)

Additional Title(s):

Patterns of textile fabrics, for the ornamentation of manufactures in wood, metal, pottery, &c., also for the decoration of walls & ceilings and other flat surfaces

Ornamentation of manufactures in wood, metal, pottery, &c., also for the decoration of walls & ceilings and other flat surfaces

Published/Created:
[London] : B.T. Batsford, 52, High Holborn, London, 1886.
Physical Description:
[8] pages, 50 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 40 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 69
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Photolithography by Charles Frederick Kell.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contempoary gold- and black-staped maroon cloth.
Subject Terms:
Arts and crafts movement.
Cron. -- 1886.
Decoration and ornament -- 19th century.
Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms.
Flowers in art.
Mural painting and decoration.
Mural painting and decoration.
Form/Genre:
Photolithographs -- 1886.
Contributors:
Batsford, B. T., publisher.
Kell, Charles Frederick, lithographer.
Walter, Paul F., donor.
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