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800 Classic Ornaments and Designs
Featuring a lavish selection of ornaments — decorated with flowers, mythological creatures, and other fanciful touches — this treasury of royalty-free art also includes striking designs incorporating classical columns, a rich selection of heraldic designs, and a variety of charming callig... read more
|Handbook of Ornament |
by Franz Sales Meyer
This excellent collection of historic decorative ornament contains 3,000 examples ranging from the cultures of the Greeks and Romans through the Victorians: chairs, thrones, crowns, heraldic emblems, altars, armor, architecture, and more.
|The Styles of Ornament |
by Alexander Speltz
This mammoth collection of ornament features 3,765 illustrations from a wide variety of periods: the Middle Ages, including Byzantine, Romanesque, and Mohammedan; Renaissance from Florence to Poland; Rococo; Colonial style; and more.
|Handbook of Historic Ornament |
by Ernst Rettelbusch
Over 1,200 ornamental and decorative designs from five millennia — including examples from Assyrian, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Nordic, Chinese, Japanese, and other cultures and from European Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, and French Empire periods. 254 plates.
|Fantastic Ornament: 110 Designs and Motifs |
by Michel Liťnard
Swirling with gargoyles, devils, dragons, griffins, and other haunting figures, this otherworldly assortment features illustrations from a rare 19th-century volume: cartouches, frames, doors, trophies, cabinets, friezes, and much more.
|Heraldic Vector Designs |
by Alan Weller
A regal collection of 225 vector images of medieval and early Renaissance shields, heraldic emblems, and other decorative devices drawn from authentic sources. The book includes helpful pages of tutorials and sample designs.
|660 Typographic Ornaments CD-ROM and Book |
Old-time ornaments and designs, reproduced from rare, turn-of-the-century printers' catalogs, include hundreds of elegant, black-and-white floral spot illustrations and charming figurative illustrations.
Featuring a lavish selection of ornaments — decorated with flowers, mythological creatures, and other fanciful touches — this treasury of royalty-free art also includes striking designs incorporating classical columns, a rich selection of heraldic designs, and a variety of charming calligraphic alphabets. A priceless resource for artists and designers.
|ISBN 10: ||0486402614 |
|ISBN 13: ||9780486402611 |
|Author/Editor: ||Ernst GŁnther |
|Format: ||Book |
|Page Count: ||144 |
|Dimensions: ||8 1/8 x 11 |
|Publication date: ||May 1998 |
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