William Morris Designs [With CD-ROM] (Full-Color Electronic Design) (Paperback)

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These superb patterns, created by one of the principal founders of the British Arts and Crafts Movement, were originally designed for a wide number of uses. The vast majority of them--decorative letters, elaborate floral borders and frames, samples of body type, and delicate woodcut illustrations--first appeared in Morris's Kelmscott Chaucer. Together with a smaller selection of full-color images, originaaly intended for use in wallpaper, tapestries, tiles, and other domestic accessories, the handsome motifs offer a splendid capsulation of beautiful printing and a vast storehouse of ideas for use by today's commercial artists and craftworkers.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780486997339
ISBN-10: 0486997332
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: June 24th, 2006
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: Full-Color Electronic Design