Cover of: The grammar of ornament | Jones, Owen

About the Book

This highly influential book, long a classic in its field, includes all 100 original color plates from a rare Victorian edition. Among the nearly 3,000 royalty-free designs are exquisite Greek and Roman borders and mosaics, Celtic designs taken from manuscripts, motifs from medieval paintings and stained glass, and floral patterns from Chinese porcelain.

Edition Notes

Added t.p. in colors.
With contributions by J.B. Waring, J.O. Westwood, and M.D. Wyatt.
"Books referred to for illustrations, literary and pictorial": 1 p. preceding pl. LXXIV.


Library of Congress
NK1510 .J7 1856

The Physical Object

2 p.l., 6, [106] p.
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