Styles of Ornament by Alexander Speltz - 1994, 644pp, HC, DJ, Fine - 6000 years of Ornamental design captured in one book


Styles of Ornament by Alexander Speltz - 6000 years of Ornamental design captured in one book

At the end of the nineteenth century the German architect Alexander Speltz undertook a mammoth project to collect in one book illustrations and information representing the entire range of the world's ornamental styles over a 6000 year period. Speltz's work, Styles of Ornament has become a classic of architectural and design history.

1994, 644pp, HC, DJ, Fine.

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