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Grammar of Ornament

Owen Jones

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The Book

The Grammar of Ornament
Owen Jones.
Illustrated by examples from various styles of ornament.
One hundred and twelve plates.
London
Bernard Quaritch,
15 Piccadilly
1868

The first edition was published by Day and Son, Ltd, London, 1856 with just 100 plates.
This folio edition published in 1868 contains 112 chromolithography color plates plus color frontispiece.

Joe Freedman has donated the images of all the pages of this book.
This is a high quality photographic reproduction of this priced edition, far better in color fidelity and details than many scanned version available online and for purchase in CDs.

Our thanks go to Joe Freedman for making this book available in our online library.

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More information on this book is available at:
Fine Arts Library, University of Virginia: Owen Jones and the Grammar of Ornament
http://www.lib.virginia.edu/fine-arts/owenjones.html

AlfredoM Graphic Arts Studio is redrawing the images of The Grammar of Ornament in vector format as CDs Collections and for instant download.

 

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