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Historic Ornament and Design in Full Color: From Antiquity to the Renaissance (Dover Pictorial Archive)
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This colorful compendium of 512 religious, architectural, and ornamental images encompasses the abundant variety of the ancient world. Painstakingly reproduced from a very rare early-twentieth-century source, it features artwork from:
... plus ornaments from Byzantine, Arabic, Gothic, and other exoticand#160;cultures and remote eras. Designers and graphic artists will find this inexpensive volume a valuable resource of distinctive decorations.
Egyptian, Roman, Byzantine, Greek, Chinese, Japanese, Persian, Arabic, Gothic, and more — this colorful compendium of 512 religious, architectural, and ornamental images encompasses the abundant variety of the ancient world. Painstakingly reproduced from a rare early-20th-century source, it offers designers and graphic artists an inexpensive but valuable selection of descriptions.
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