Old World Christmas Ornament Roly Poly Santa
The Merck's Family Old World Christmas is one of the leading distributors of the world's best-loved collections. The legend of Santa Claus is derived from the European figure St. Nicholas and American writers who wrote children's poems in the 19th century. Santa Claus became the jolly man clad in red - the folk hero all children dream about on Christmas ...
French Baroque Ornament (Paperback)
Culled from a rare 19th-century source, these 124 black-and-white illustrations capture the lavish devices and grand sweep of European Baroque design. This collection is populated by elaborate architectural ornaments, decorative motifs, and border elements.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0075. Publisher: Dover Publications
Fantastic Ornament 110 Designs And Motifs (Paperback)
Swirling with gargoyles, devils, dragons, griffins, and other images that haunt both dreams and nightmares, this otherworldly assortment features illustrations from a rare 19th-century volume. Images include cartouches, frames, doors, trophies, cabinets, friezes for textiles and wallpaper, decorative scutcheons, stone balustrades, arabesques, roof cornices, and much more.Book ...
Full-Color Medieval Ornament (Paperback)
Selected from 19th-century reprints of medieval manuscripts, these 355 authentic, royalty-free motifs depict birds, florals, animals, geometric images, and letters of the alphabet embellished with flowers, mythical beasts, and whimsical figures.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0048. Publisher: Dover Publications
Pugin's Floral Ornament (Hardcover)
Brilliantly conceived floral and foliated designs by foremost English architect and designer of the early 19th century are depicted with unmatched delicacy and sophistication. The images are easily adaptable for use as stencil designs and patterns for wallpaper, carpets, stained glass, and tiles. Ideal for commercial artists, designers, and craftworkers. 136 full-color illustrations.Book ...
A Grammar of Japanese Ornament and Design (Paperback)
The lovely images in this rare collection comprise one of the most comprehensive surveys of mid-19th-century Japanese art and ornamentation. Included are graceful details from landscapes, floral motifs, abstracts, illustratons of sea life, and other subjects-ideal for use in a host of art and craft projects. Over 300 figures on 65 plates.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0099. ...
1268 Old-time Cuts and Ornaments (Hardcover)
An ideal sourcebook for artists and designers, this profusion of designs from a rare 19th-century catalog covers an enormous range of subjects -- from fruits, plants, animals, and playing cards to angels, sailing vessels, household furnishings, and clothing items.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0048. Publisher: Dover Publications