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The Grammar of Ornament (Paperback)

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This is a re-issue of Owen Jones' classic book on design which was first published in 1856. It was then considered the definitive sourcebook on ornamental motifs and it has definitely stood the test of time. Beautiful and informative, this is a wonderful collection of diverse designs from around the world. This is the ideal reference book for anyone working in decorative design fields such as jewellery, fashion, interior design and textiles.

Art, Fashion & PhotographyArt monographs, history & theoryHistory of art / art & design styles Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 01/05/2008 ISBN-13: 9781408101445  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Owen Jones was a Victorian architect and designer who was very involved in The Great Exhibition of 1851 and the Crystal Palace as well as being very much a leading light in the design and art world of the time.

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