Full-Colour Patterns and Designs download free [PDF and Ebook] by William Morris

Full-Colour Patterns and Designs download free [PDF and Ebook] by William Morris year 1989
  • Book name: Full-Colour Patterns and Designs
  • Author: William Morris
  • Release date: 1989/9/5
  • Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9780486256450
  • Rating: 9.04 of 10
  • Votes: 102
  • Review by: Nylah Eaves
  • Review rating: 8.97 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/5
  • Total pages: 48
  • Includes a PDF summary of 5 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Defining beauty in art as the result of man's pleasure in his work, the noted English poet, designer, craftsman and pioneer Socialist William Morris (1834-1896) spent most of his life enthusiastically expounding this view through his many attractive designs for interior furnishings. The present book faithfully reproduces 40 of the most celebrated examples of Morris's work, reprinting in full color all the color plates from The Art of William Morris, published by George Bell & Sons in 1897. Included in this splendid, ready-to-use archive are richly detailed wallpaper designs incorporating marigold, vine, acanthus, apple, wild tulip, daisy and trellis motifs; hand-painted tiles with a rose pattern; chintzes displaying honeysuckle and bird and anemone designs; an acanthus design on printed velveteen; a superb peacock and dragon design on woven wool tapestry; a magnificent Kidderminster carpet with its lily motif. Originally intended to decorate Victorian homes, these tasteful patterns provide a wealth of source material for modern artists working in advertising, textile, residential or industrial design. Commercial artists and graphic designers will welcome this modestly priced collection of copyright-free designs by one of the most influential artists of the Victorian period.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 2H9M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Individual Artists, Art Monographs, Illustration & Commercial Art, Industrial / Commercial Art & Design
  • Available formats: WORD, ODT, TXT, PNG, PDF, EPUB, DOC, OEB. Compressed in EML, LZMA, RAR, ALZ, RPM, ZIP, GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.08 USD
  • Dimensions: 240x311x5mm
  • Weight: 255g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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