5000 Decorative Monograms for Artists and Craftspeople (Dover Pictorial Archive)
This voluminous and diverse assortment includes greater than 5,000 examples of two-, three-, and four-letter mixtures in a wealthy number of kinds. prepared alphabetically in columns, every one sequence is grouped lower than a suitable head. Crowns, coronets, and a couple of old and smooth alphabets are displayed within the ultimate plates, with many old fashioned and gorgeous specimens of decorative lettering stumbled on through the paintings. integral to advertisement artists and architects, the excellent sourcebook of royalty-free layout can also be a boon to craftworkers.
ILLUSTRATIONS OF ANIMALS, nutrients AND eating, young children, ETC., Leslie Cabarga and Marcie McKinnon (eds.). (26418-1) TREASURY OF chinese language layout MOTIFS, Joseph D’Addetta. (24167-X) chinese language LATTICE DESIGNS, Daniel Sheets Dye. (23096-1) DESIGNS FROM PRE-COLUMBIAN MEXICO, Jorge Enciso. (22794-4) OLD-TIME CIRCUS CUTS: A PICTORIAL ARCHIVE, Charles Philip Fox (ed.). (23653-6) ornamental FRAMES AND BORDERS, Edmund V. Gillon, Jr. (ed.). (22928-9) paintings NOUVEAU FRAMES AND BORDERS, Carol Belanger Grafton.
even if a couple of very good courses in this topic have seemed every now and then, their usefulness has been a lot circumscribed through their restricted diversity of representation and their loss of sort. a few of them include yet a unmarried specimen of every two-letter blend, and those all of the paintings of a unmarried artist; whereas others, just a little extra copious in examples, nonetheless hard work below a definite monotonous uniformity of fashion that impairs their worth for functional use. there isn't any loss of solid.
Balancing the layout. No try has been made during this paintings to offer an entire sequence of 3 and 4 letter combos, for one of these sequence of even one instance of every might exceed all average limits—would fill a quantity itself; nonetheless, the ENCYCLOPÆDIA should be came upon even more copious during this recognize than any prior e-book. a number of hundred examples are given, embracing loads of inventive and fascinating schemes for combining 3 or extra letters, so as to be came across both.
needful symmetry and stability so frequently missing, of necessity, in bi-literal mixtures. The monogram bargains amenities for therefore many alternative equipment of mixing an analogous letters, that no of any given ten or twenty contributors desire have an analogous equipment. it truly is in a position to nice variety of remedy, and virtually never-ending adaptations can be developed by way of an artistic mind's eye. And as its reasons and makes use of are exceptionally diverse and multiform, so the layout itself may still range in personality. For.
(27046-7) old decoration, C.B. Griesbach. (23215-8) ANIMALS: 1,419 COPYRIGHT-FREE ILLUSTRATIONS OF MAMMALS, BIRDS, FISH, bugs, ETC., Jim Harter (ed.). (23766-4) TRANSPORTATION: A PICTORIAL ARCHIVE FROM 19TH-CENTURY resources, Jim Harter. (24499-7) girls: A PICTORIAL ARCHIVE FROM NINETEENTH-CENTURY assets, Jim Harter. (23703-6) guide OF DESIGNS AND units, Clarence P. Hornung. (20125-2) classic SPOT ILLUSTRATIONS of kids: 795 CUTS FROM the kids AND TWENTIES, Judy M. Johnson.