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Miller, Fred, decorative artist.

The training of a craftsman / written by Fred Miller ; illustrated by many workers in the art crafts.

London : J.S. Virtue & Co Limited, 1898.
Physical Description:
x, 249, [1], 9, [1] p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK1105 .M55 1898
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Ornamental engraved title page.
With illustrations by C.R. Ashbee, Edward Burne-Jones, Walter Crane, J. McNeill Whistler, and others.
Publisher's advertisements on verso of preliminary half-title leaf.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original sage green cloth.
Subject Terms:
Aesthetic movement (Art) -- Great Britain.
Art metal-work -- Great Britain.
Arts and crafts movement -- Great Britain.
Bookbinding -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain.
Decorative arts -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Enamel and enameling -- Great Britain.
Glass painting and staining -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
J.S. Virtue & Co Limited -- Publisher.
Jewelry -- Great Britain.
Textiles -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Wallpaper -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Women artists -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Wood-carving -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Photomechanical prints -- 1898
Ashbee, C. R. (Charles Robert), 1863-1942, ill.
Burne-Jones, Edward Coley, 1833-1898, ill.
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915, ill.
Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903, ill.

  • The craftsman and nature
  • Design and craftsmanship
  • Metal work. Repoussé and fine metal-work. Wrought iron
  • Jewellery
  • Enamelling on metal
  • Potters and painters
  • Glass painters
  • Wood carvers
  • Bookbinders
  • Women workers in the art crafts
  • Surface decoration
  • Decoration in relief
  • Wall-papers and textiles
  • The craftsman up-to-date and his outlook.

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