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Art Nouveau Decorative Ornament

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At the turn of the twentieth century, a brilliant and energetic generation of artists and designers developed an art form appropriate to the modern age and#8212; Art Nouveau. Their new perspectives reanimated the arts, infusing traditional designs with flowing lines and dynamic, undulating vines and garlands. This treasury of rare Art Nouveau decorative ornaments offers an unusual selection of the genre's most strikingly imaginative graphics.

Painstakingly reproduced from a hard-to-find German volume, Neuer Zierat Nach Altem Stil ("New Ornaments in the Old Style"), this collection features 157 crisp black-and-white illustrations. Its conventional motifs and#8212; cupids, urns, armor, wreaths, and fountains and#8212; are enlivened by Art Nouveau stylings that bring a fresh vitality to classic designs. Graphic artists and designers will appreciate the variety of formats, ranging from large full-page images to friezes and panels.

Synopsis:

Painstakingly reproduced from a rare German volume, this collection features 157 black-and-white images ofand#160;conventional motifs and#8212; cupids, urns, armor, wreaths, and fountainsand#160;and#8212;and#160;that are enlivened by Art Nouveau stylings.

Synopsis:

Painstakingly reproduced from a hard-to-find German volume, Neuer Zierat Nach Altem Stil ("New Ornaments in the Old Style"), this collection features 157 black-and-white illustrations. Its conventional motifs — cupids, urns, armor, wreaths, and fountains — are enlivened by Art Nouveau stylings that bring a fresh vitality to classic designs.

Synopsis:

Some of the most resplendent examples of the genre ever published, 157 remarkably rare illustrations range from large, full-page pieces to friezes and panels. Crisp black-and-white designs include hanging gardens, armor, figures, fruits, urns, and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486454337
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Design - General
Author:
Stoll, Christian
Subject:
Clip Art
Subject:
Decoration and ornament
Subject:
Pictorial
Subject:
Art deco
Subject:
General
Subject:
Decoration and ornament -- Art deco.
Subject:
Pattern books
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Pictorial Archives
Publication Date:
20070605
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
157 designs
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
11 x 8.38 in 0.53 lb

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Art Nouveau Decorative Ornament
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Product details 48 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486454337 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Painstakingly reproduced from a rare German volume, this collection features 157 black-and-white images ofand#160;conventional motifs and#8212; cupids, urns, armor, wreaths, and fountainsand#160;and#8212;and#160;that are enlivened by Art Nouveau stylings.
"Synopsis" by ,
Painstakingly reproduced from a hard-to-find German volume, Neuer Zierat Nach Altem Stil ("New Ornaments in the Old Style"), this collection features 157 black-and-white illustrations. Its conventional motifs — cupids, urns, armor, wreaths, and fountains — are enlivened by Art Nouveau stylings that bring a fresh vitality to classic designs.
"Synopsis" by , Some of the most resplendent examples of the genre ever published, 157 remarkably rare illustrations range from large, full-page pieces to friezes and panels. Crisp black-and-white designs include hanging gardens, armor, figures, fruits, urns, and more.
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