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The grammar of ornament

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Jones, Owen, 1809-1874.
The grammar of ornament
Quaritch, 1910
2 p. l., 157 p. incl. illus., plates C (i.e. 111) pl. (part col.) 35 cm.

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Contents

[Front cover] Grammar of ornament

[Frontispiece] The grammar of ornament

[Title page] The grammar of ornament

Preface to the folio edition, pp. 1-4

General principles in the arrangement of form and colour, in architecture and the decorative arts, which are advocated throughout this work, pp. 5-8

List of plates, pp. 9-12

Ornament of savage tribes, pp. 13-17 ff.

[Ornament of savage tribes. Plates 1, 2, 3], pp. PL. I-PL. III ff.

Egyptian ornament, pp. 19-25 ff.

[Egyptian ornament. Plates 4, 5, 6, 6*, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11], pp. PL. IV-PL. XI ff.

Assyrian and Persian ornament, pp. 27-30

[Assyrian and Persian ornament. Plates 12, 13, 14], pp. PL. XII-PL. XIV ff.

Greek ornament, pp. 31-37 ff.

[Greek ornament. Plates 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22], pp. PL. XV-PL. XXII ff.

Pompeian ornament, pp. 39-41 ff.

[Pompeian ornament. Plates 23, 24, 25], pp. PL. XXIII-PL. XXV ff.

Roman ornament, pp. 43-47 ff.

[Roman ornament. Plates 26, 27], pp. PL. XXVI-PL. XXVII ff.

Byzantine ornament, pp. 49-54

[Byzantine ornament. Plates 28, 29, 29*, 30], pp. PL. XXVIII-PL. XXX ff.

Arabian ornament, pp. 55-60

[Arabian ornament. Plates 31, 32, 33, 34, 35], pp. PL. XXXI-PL. XXXV ff.

Turkish ornament, pp. 61-63 ff.

[Turkish ornament. Plates 36, 37, 38], pp. PL. XXXVI-PL. XXXVIII ff.

Moresque ornament, from the Alhambra, pp. 65-74

[Moresque ornament, from the Alhambra. Plates 39, 40, 41, 41*, 42, 42*, 42+, 43], pp. PL. XXXIX-PL. XLIII ff.

Persian ornament, pp. 75-76

[Persian ornament. Plates 44, 45, 46, 47, 47*, 48], pp. PL. XLIV-PL. XLVIII ff.

Indian ornament, from the exhibitions of 1851 and 1855, pp. 77-79 ff.

[Indian ornament. Plates 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 53*, 54, 54*, 55], pp. PL. XLIX-PL. LV ff.

Hindoo ornament, pp. 81-83 ff.

[Hindoo ornament. Plates 56, 57, 58], pp. PL. LVI-PL. LVIII ff.

Chinese ornament, pp. 85-87 ff.

[Chinese ornament. Plates 59, 60, 61, 62], pp. PL. LIX-PL. LXII ff.

Celtic ornament, pp. 89-97 ff.

[Celtic ornament. Plates 63, 64, 65], pp. PLATE LXIII-PL. LXV ff.

MediƦval ornament, pp. 99-105 ff.

[MediƦval ornament. Plates 66, 67, 67*, 68, 69, 69*, 70, 71, 72, 73], pp. PL. LXVI-PL. LXXIII ff.

Renaissance ornament, pp. 107-128

[Renaissance ornament. Plates 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82], pp. PL. LXXIV-PL. LXXXII ff.

Elizabethan ornament, pp. 129-134

[Elizabethan ornament. Plates 83, 84, 85], pp. PLATE LXXXIII-PL. LXXXV ff.

Italian ornament, pp. 135-152

[Italian ornament. Plates 86, 86*, 87, 88, 89, 90], pp. PL. LXXXVI-PL. XC ff.

Leaves and flowers from nature, pp. 153-157 ff.

[Leaves and flowers from nature. Plates 91-100], pp. PLATE XCI-PL. C ff.

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