A History of Ornament Ancient and Medieval
A.D.F. Hamlin

A History of Ornament Ancient and Medieval

New York: The Century, 1916. First edition First edition. Hardcover in gray cloth lettered in gilt. Very good condition, gilt spmewhzt dulled, shallow loss to head of spine and slight foxing on front endpaper and a small private library bookplate front pastedown. 400 illustrations. 406 pages. Index. Classic, profusely illustrated study of ancient and medieval ornamentation from prehistory primitive and savage ornament, Egyptian, Chaldean and Assyrian, West Asiatic, pre-Hellenic, Greek, Etruscan and Roman, early Christian or Basilican ornament, Byzantine, Romanesque, Gothic of various schools and types. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: E22562B)

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