Traditional Methods Of Pattern Designing.
At The Clarendon Press.
An introduction to the study of decorative art by archibald h. christie with numerous examples drawn by the author and other illustrations.
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8.75 x 6 inches. 327 pp. Erratum slip tipped in. Bound in original red cloth, gilt. Some wear to extremities, damp stain on rear board and spine a little darkened; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 31 black and white plated at end and by 380 numbered text figures. First edition of the standard text on decoration, ornament and pattern design. The second edition of 1929 was reprinted in 1969. Largely illustrated from ancient, medieval and early modern examples, including buildings, textiles and ceramics.
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