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5 edition of Celtic Decorative Art found in the catalog.

Celtic Decorative Art

by Deborah O"Brien

  • 378 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by O"Brien .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decorative arts & crafts,
  • History of art: BCE to c 500 CE, ancient & classical world,
  • Industrial / Commercial Art & Design,
  • Design - Decorative,
  • Art, Celtic,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Design - General,
  • Criticism,
  • Decoration and ornament, Celtic

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8310526M
    ISBN 100862785987
    ISBN 109780862785987

    The Irish Book of Kells and Irish crosses are super interesting Celtic art. I wish I could draw like that! More About Celtic Knot Designs. Celtic knots are designed to have an endless pattern that goes over and under and sometimes really look like vines or ropes that are tied in a knot. It's fun to try to see the beginning or the end. Celtic Art is the only indigenous British art form of world significance and this book is a graphically eloquent plea for the establishment of this great national art to its rightful place in schools and colleges where the history of ornament is being taught/5().

    Celtic wall plaques - Irish welcome plaques, Pagan goddess & Wheel of the Year plaques, knotwork & Ogham plaques Home / Home Decor / Plaques. Plaques. Plaques. Sort by. Wheel of the Year Plaque. $ House Blessing. $ May the Road Rise Embroidered Plaque. . Family ConnectionsOur family is like the branches of a tree. We may grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one. Each of us will always be a part of the tribute to the lasting connection of family is a print of illuminated calligraphy in the style of medieval manuscripts, by Kevin Dillon. Authenticated with the artist's seal in wax.

    These illuminated manuscripts were a mixture of religious text, copied from the bible, illustrated throughout by numerous decorative embellishments, of either abstract or representational iated letters, Celtic crosses, trumpet ornaments, rhombuses, pictures of birds and animals, were all used.. Sometimes whole pages would contain nothing but illustratio. The designs in Celtic illuminated manuscripts represent a distinctive fusion of native Irish, Germanic, and Near Eastern motifs. Graphic artist Ed Sibbett has brilliantly captured the intricacy and beauty of this original art tradition in 37 drawings based on illustrations in the Book of Durrow, the Gospels of St. Willibrord, and the illustrious Book of Kells.


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