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Dover Pictorial Archives #5-6: Chinese Lattice Designs

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Chinese craft design excelled in the manipulation of geometric space and reached its highest point in the design of window lattices on Chinese houses. More than 1200 designs are shown here, arranged in a clear system of classification that includes 22 areas of related design--borders, brackets, tail pieces, etc. 1,239 illustrations.

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A collection of 1,239 beautiful geometric designs are shown, with titles, commentaries, and other information: 265 groups of designs based on parallelogram, octagon, hexagon, single-focus frames, wedge-lock, parallel waves, U-scroll, and more.

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The definitive work on an area of Chinese design, long recognized as an important folk art. 1,239 designs are shown, with titles, commentaries, and other information: 265 groups of design based on parallelogram, octagon, hexagon, single focus frames, wedge-lock, parallel waves, swastikas, U-scroll, and more.

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ISBN:
9780486230962
Author:
Dye, Daniel S.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Dye, Daniel Sheets
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Interior Design
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
China
Subject:
Design - Decorative
Subject:
Collections
Subject:
Clip Art
Subject:
History - Asian
Subject:
Windows
Subject:
Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts)
Subject:
Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts) -- China.
Subject:
Repetitive patterns
Subject:
Lattice windows
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Subject:
Lattice windows -- China.
Subject:
Chinese clip art
Subject:
Chinese patterns
Subject:
Dover
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Pictorial Archives
Series Volume:
5-6
Publication Date:
19740631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
469
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 1.56 lb

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A collection of 1,239 beautiful geometric designs are shown, with titles, commentaries, and other information: 265 groups of designs based on parallelogram, octagon, hexagon, single-focus frames, wedge-lock, parallel waves, U-scroll, and more.
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The definitive work on an area of Chinese design, long recognized as an important folk art. 1,239 designs are shown, with titles, commentaries, and other information: 265 groups of design based on parallelogram, octagon, hexagon, single focus frames, wedge-lock, parallel waves, swastikas, U-scroll, and more.
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