Persian Designs and Motifs for Artists and Craftsmen

Persian Designs and Motifs for Artists and Craftsmen

Book - 1979
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Outstanding collection of 400 motifs of rich Persian tradition, ready to use in many areas of design. The motifs include floral designs, geometrics, arabesques, mythical creatures, rosettes, paisley patterns, palmettes, medallions, border and marginal decorations, scrolls, curves, and hunting scenes.
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1979
ISBN: 9780486238159
Branch Call Number: NK1474.A1 D68 1979
Characteristics: 109 p., [4] leaves of plates : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm

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Jul 06, 2010

I am a fan of Dover Publications for ethnic design ideas for my quilts and garments. This book is no exception. It has great design detail providing the year/era of the design work as well as where the design was used (tile work, textiles, etc.)


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