drawn from the Chinese originals for Oriental culture chart 12, by Francess Hawley Seyssel. New York, Dover Publications.
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Long recognized as an important folk art, window lattices have been generally neglected as an art form and this book is the first work on the subject since the 17th century.
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). Long recognized as an important folk art, window lattices have been generally neglected as an art form and this book is the first work on the subject since the 17th century. Fortunately, it is also the definitive work on the subject, and though no book can present a complete coverage of Chinese lattice, this book is a great classic study and an incredibly rich source of design for Westerners.
Book Description Dover Publications, 1971. Condition: New. New. This is an abridged reprint of Hawley's 1949 work. It collects together 300 of the most commonly used hua yang, or paper designs, that have been cut by Chinese peasants for centuries. The designs were mainly used for embrodery.
Chinese Folk Designs book. Chinese Folk Designs (Dover Pictorial Archive Series). 0486226336 (ISBN13: 9780486226330).
Chinese Folk Designs belongs to the Dover Pictorial Archive Series. The Palm Leaf is a symbol of Self Education. CHINESE FOLK DESIGNS W. M. Hawley has for centuries characterized Chinese art so absolutely, what in fact. Up ten illustrations from this book may be reproduced on any one project or in any single publication, free and without special permission.
Chinese Folk Designs : A Collection of 300 Cut-Paper Designs. 300 authentic, solid-silhouette designs printed in colors: phoenix, chrysanthemum, lotus, plum blossom, butterfly, fish, boat, etc. Provides rare source of ideas and direct reproduction wherever Oriental flavor is needed. One of the most aesthetically pleasing books to cross our desk in a long time " "Kliatt Paperback Book Guide.
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300 Hua Yang designs - intricate patterns, originally used for embroidery, cut freehand from paper, and comprising all the traditional symbols of Chinese folklore: the phoenix and other birds; flowers - chrysanthemums, lotus and basket arrangements; dragons, immortals, imaginary beasts; pearls, landscapes, boats; small animals, serpents, insects; coins, etc.