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Art Nouveau Jewelry Designs

by Rene Beauclair Dover Publications (July 19, 2016)

At the turn of the twentieth century, the Art Nouveau movement swept the world of decorative arts toward an excitingly modern direction. Inspired by both organic and geometric forms, the new trend abandoned...


The Encyclopedia of Ornament

by Henry Shaw Dover Publications (May 13, 2016)

First published in 1842, this volume made an important contribution to the nineteenth-century Gothic Revival, during which English artists rediscovered decorative styles from their country's medieval past. Few...


Classical Ornament

by C. Thierry Dover Publications (January 14, 2016)

This rare collection, originally published in Germany during the 1860s, presents a wealth of designs from temples and other buildings of ancient Greece and Rome. The seventy-one black-and-white plates include...


Art Nouveau: Objects and Artifacts

by Anton Seder Dover Publications (April 27, 2015)

A revolutionary reaction to the eclectic historical styles of nineteenth-century art, the turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau movement drew much of its inspiration from nature. Applying its sinuous, curvilinear...


Fantastic Gothic and Renaissance Ornament

by Rudolf Berliner Dover Publications (August 24, 2012)

Beasts of myth and legend, writhing foliage, dancing symbols of fate — this spectacular compendium of 15th- and 18th-century designs features 127 black-and-white illustrations from the far corners of the imagination....


101 Dog Illustrations: A Pictorial Archive of Championship Breeds

by Gladys Emerson Cook Dover Publications (October 23, 2012)

A blue-ribbon collection of 116 breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, these dramatically detailed lithographs include sporting and non-sporting dogs, hounds, working dogs, terriers, and toys. Captions....


Fantastic Ornament: 110 Designs and Motifs

by Michel Liénard Dover Publications (March 07, 2012)

Swirling with gargoyles, devils, dragons, griffins, and other haunting figures, this otherworldly assortment features illustrations from a rare 19th-century volume: cartouches, frames, doors, trophies, cabinets,...


3200 Old-Time Cuts and Ornaments

by Blanche Cirker Dover Publications (November 05, 2012)

Royalty-free pictures from 1909 French typography catalog: plants, animals, religious motifs, music, carriages, boats, sports, furniture, clothing; plus borders, banners, wreaths, and other ornaments. Over 3,200...


Snowflakes in Photographs

by W. A. Bentley Dover Publications (August 09, 2012)

Over 850 illustrations of snow crystals, photographed by Bentley during a 50-year period, for use by artists, designers, and craftspeople in a variety of creative projects.


Big Book of Plant and Flower Illustrations

by Maggie Kate Dover Publications (December 19, 2012)

Over 600 royalty-free illustrations for artists, desktop publishers, and craftworkers accurately depict wildflowers, trees, herbs, cacti, tropical blooms, garden flowers, medicinal plants, and much more. Identifying...


Old-Time Fruits and Flowers Vignettes in Full Color

by Carol Belanger Grafton Dover Publications (May 21, 2013)

Over 300 lovely images of roses, poppies, daisies, forget-me-nots, apples, peaches, plums, grapes, pears, and other fruits and florals. Royalty-free illustrations for immediate use in art and craft projects....


Plants: 2,400 Royalty-Free Illustrations of Flowers, Trees, Fruits and Vegetables

by Jim Harter Dover Publications (December 19, 2012)

Hundreds of plant species with specialized appendices on edible plants, herbs, plants used in decoration and graphic design. Inspirational, royalty-free illustrations for designers, artists, botanists, and gardeners....


1300 Real and Fanciful Animals: From Seventeenth-Century Engravings

by Matthäus (the Younger) Merian Dover Publications (November 21, 2012)

Quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and insects depicted realistically and fancifully, plus such fantasy creatures as unicorns, dragons, and basilisks. Indispensable volume of royalty-free graphics for commercial artists....


Victorian Fashions: A Pictorial Archive, 965 Illustrations

by Carol Belanger Grafton Dover Publications (November 08, 2012)

Panoramic display of evolving styles ranges from hoop-skirted gowns of the mid-1800s to turn-of-the-century fashions that produced diminished bustles and close-fitting skirts. "A superb resource." — History...


Shoes, Hats and Fashion Accessories: A Pictorial Archive, 1850-1940

by Carol Belanger Grafton Dover Publications (June 26, 2012)

Over 1,500 detailed, royalty-free cuts from vintage publications depict Victorian footwear and millinery, beaded handbags from the early 20th century, stylish high-heeled evening shoes from the 1920s, and much...


Victorian Goods and Merchandise: 2,300 Illustrations

by Carol Belanger Grafton Dover Publications (August 02, 2012)

2,300 quaint images of vintage 19th-century items: fans, corsets, toiletry kits, sewing machine, meat grinder, typewriter, ice cream freezer, lantern — all arranged according to category.


Patterns and Designs from the Twenties in Full Color

by Ad. & M. P. Verneuil Dover Publications (December 26, 2012)

Reprinted from a rare portfolio of abstract design published in Paris in the 1920s: 87 designs that reflect the emergence of the Art Deco aesthetic, in a variety of useful shapes and sizes. Royalty-free.


2,286 Traditional Stencil Designs

by H. Roessing Dover Publications (July 05, 2012)

Masterfully executed designs in reproductions of two rare catalogs: ornamental borders, corners and frames with intricate floral and foliated patterns, architectural ornaments and design elements, religious...


Celtic Stencil Designs

by Co Spinhoven Dover Publications (August 01, 2012)

130 beautiful, dramatic designs in a great range of size, shape, complexity. All royalty-free, with subjects ranging from birds and beasts of myth and scripture to elegantly wrought abstract motifs.


400 Floral Motifs for Designers, Needleworkers and Craftspeople

by Briggs & Co. & Carol Belanger Grafton Dover Publications (December 19, 2012)

Treasury of rare Victorian-era designs for borders, wreaths, cushion squares, sprays, and other projects. Patterns for verbena, strawberry, lily, many more.


Floral Designs and Motifs for Artists, Needleworkers and Craftspeople

by Charlene Tarbox Dover Publications (August 14, 2012)

Versatile collection of 136 floral designs for royalty-free use. Ready-to-use illustrations of lily, African violet, holly, dogwood, many other flowers and plants.


Treasury of Art Nouveau Design & Ornament

by Carol Belanger Grafton Dover Publications (December 04, 2012)

577 authentic Art Nouveau designs ranging in size from full-page illustrations to borders, headpieces, tailpieces, and initials. Designs include florals, landscapes, and figures, from artists such as Klimt,...


Men: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources

by Jim Harter Dover Publications (September 28, 2012)

412 rare royalty-free woodcut engravings of men in every conceivable attitude, costume, activity. Men at work, play, leisure. Eskimos, gladiators, knights, bullfighters, workers, doctors, artists, many more,...


Food and Drink

by Jim Harter Dover Publications (November 05, 2012)

Over 350 illustrations of different foods, people eating, utensils, banquets, menus, wine lists. Beautifully reproduced 19th-century line drawings depict every conceivable activity concerned with the preparation,...


Animals: 1,419 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Mammals, Birds, Fish, Insects, etc

by Jim Harter Dover Publications (April 29, 2013)

Selected for its visual impact and ease of use, this outstanding collection of wood engravings presents over 1,000 species of animals in extremely lifelike poses. Includes mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians,...


Women: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources

by Jim Harter Dover Publications (November 21, 2012)

Lush allegorical ladies, Grecian maids and Victorian maidens, Indians, Japanese, dancers, housewives, courtesans; women dancing, smiling, working, weeping, flirting — an unusually rich sourcebook of poses,...


Harter's Picture Archive for Collage and Illustration

by Jim Harter Dover Publications (August 24, 2012)

Over 300 authentic, rare 19th-century engravings selected by noted collagist for artists, designers, decoupeurs. Machines, people, animals, more, printed one side of page. 25 scene plates for backgrounds.


Designs and Patterns for Embroiderers and Craftspeople

by William Briggs & Co. & Marion Nichols Dover Publications (December 20, 2012)

Over 500 royalty-free motifs reproduced from finest Victorian source, classified according to type. Wide variety of flowers, greenery, sprays, butterflies, owls, insects, more. Large and small motifs as well...


Art Forms in Nature

by Ernst Haeckel Dover Publications (July 05, 2012)

Multitude of strangely beautiful natural forms: Radiolaria, Foraminifera, Ciliata, diatoms, calcareous sponges, Tubulariidae, Siphonophora, Semaeostomeae, star corals, starfishes, much more. All images black-and-white....


Japanese Design Motifs

by Matsuya Company Dover Publications (July 03, 2012)

Definitive catalogue of Japanese heraldic crests featuring almost unlimited variety of plant, animal, bird, and geometric forms, from "wild goose" to "folding fan" to "mountain and mist," each with dozens of...


Devils, Demons, and Witchcraft: 244 Illustrations for Artists

by Ernst and Johanna Lehner Dover Publications (April 13, 2012)

244 representations, symbols, and manuscript pages of devils and death from Ancient Egypt to 1913. Fascinating graphics depict demons, witches, and warlocks, more. Works by Dürer, Cranach, Holbein, Rembrandt,...


American Indian Design & Decoration

by Le Roy H. Appleton Dover Publications (February 21, 2013)

Full text, plus more than 700 precise drawings of basketry, sculpture, painting, pottery, sand paintings, metal, much more. 4 plates in color. Text gives lore and tradition behind the designs.


Symbols, Signs and Signets

by Ernst Lehner Dover Publications (August 29, 2012)

1,355 signs, seals, symbols: Babylonia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Germanic, Byzantine, Renaissance, Aztec, Hindu, Islamic, Chinese, Japanese, others. Astrological, alchemical, magical, early Christian, masonic, heraldic,...


Handbook of Ornament

by Franz Sales Meyer Dover Publications (June 14, 2012)

This excellent collection of historic decorative ornament contains 3,000 examples ranging from the cultures of the Greeks and Romans through the Victorians: chairs, thrones, crowns, heraldic emblems, altars,...


Snow Crystals

by W. A. Bentley & W. J. Humphreys Dover Publications (April 11, 2013)

Over 2,000 clear photomicrographs printed on black background of snow crystals. Also frost, rime, hail, and more. Brief text on methodology of research. Absolutely inexhaustible source of design. 202 plates....


The Book of Signs

by Rudolf Koch Dover Publications (June 14, 2012)

Famed German type designer renders 493 symbols: religious, alchemical, imperial, runes, property marks, etc. Timeless.