The Resource The theory of decorative art : an anthology of European & American writings, 1750-1940, edited by Isabelle Frank ; with translations by David Britt

The theory of decorative art : an anthology of European & American writings, 1750-1940, edited by Isabelle Frank ; with translations by David Britt

Label
The theory of decorative art : an anthology of European & American writings, 1750-1940
Title
The theory of decorative art
Title remainder
an anthology of European & American writings, 1750-1940
Statement of responsibility
edited by Isabelle Frank ; with translations by David Britt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfreger
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NK25
LC item number
.T48 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
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Frank, Isabelle
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decorative arts
  • Artes decorativas
  • Theorieën
  • Versieringskunst
  • Arts décoratifs
  • Decorative arts
  • Versieringskunst
  • Theorieën
  • Angewandte Kunst
  • Ästhetik
  • Artes decorativas
  • Angewandte Kunst
  • Ästhetik
Label
The theory of decorative art : an anthology of European & American writings, 1750-1940, edited by Isabelle Frank ; with translations by David Britt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-379) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. THE FUNCTIONS OF THE DECORATIVE ARTS: The Uses of Beauty: From "Preliminary Discourse to the 'Encyclopedia'" (1751) / Jean Le Rond d'Alembert -- From "Preliminary Ideas on the Theory of Ornament" (1785) / Karl Philipp Moritz -- "On Metal-Work" (1841) / A. Welby Pugin -- "The Lamp of Beauty" (1849) [and] "Modern Manufacture and Design" (1859) / John Ruskin -- "The Arts and Crafts of To-day" (1889) / William Morris -- "Where are we Going?" (1897-98) / Samuel Bing -- "Manifesto of the Staatliche Bauhaus in Weimar" (1919) / Walter Gropius -- "Type-Needs: Type-Furniture" (1925) / Le Corbusier -- The Theory of Function: From "Concerning the Formal Principles of Ornament and its Significance as Artistic Symbol" (1856) / Gottfried Semper -- From "A Historical Grammer of the Visual Arts (1897-99) / Alois Riegl -- "Adornment" (1908) / George Simmel -- "On the Use of the Knife at Table" and "On the Use of the Fork at Table" (1939) / Norbert Elias -- II. MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES OF THE DECORATIVE ARTS: The Artist-Designer and The Machine: "Art" (1751) / Denis Diderot -- "Art and Handicraft" (1797) / Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- "On Metal-work " (1841) / A. Welby Pugin -- "The Lamp of Truth" and "The Lamp of Life" (1849) / John Ruskin -- "Science, Art, and Industry" (1852) / Gottfried Semper -- "The Revival of Handicraft" (1888) / William Morris -- "Hand Work -- Machine Work" (1899) / Adolf von Hildebrand -- "The Importance of the Applied Arts, and their Relation to Common Life" (1892) / Walter Crane
  • "The Decorative Arts and the Machine" (1895) / P. Rioux de Maillou "Observations Toward a Synthesis of Art" (1895) / Henry van de Velde -- "The Art and Craft of the Machine" (1901) / Frank Lloyd Wright -- "The Decorative Art of Today" (1925) / Le Corbusier -- The Theory of Technique: From "Style in the Technical and Tectonic Arts" (1860) / Gottfried Semper -- From "Problems of Style" (1893) / Alois Riegl -- "Art and Craft" (1938) / R.G. Collingwood. III. ORNAMENT AND STYLE IN THE DECORATIVE ARTS: Ornament and its Principles: From "Reflections on the Origin, Growth, and Decline of Decoration in the Fine Arts" (1759) / Friedrich August Krubsacius -- From "Preliminary Ideas on the Theory of Ornament" (1793) / Karl Philipp Moritz -- "The Lamp of Sacrifice" and "The Lamp of Beauty" (1829) / John Ruskin
  • "General Principles in the Arrangement of Form and Colour in Architecture and the Decorative Arts" (1856) / Owen Jones -- "Decorative Art and Its Dogmas" (1880) / Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer -- "Ornament in Architecture" (1892) / Louis Sullivan -- "Ornament and Crime" (1910) / Adolf Loos -- "Ornament" (1912) / Karl Grosz --The Theory of Style: "Ornament of Savage Tribes" and "Moresque Ornament" (1856) / Owen Jones -- "The Textile Art" (1860) / Gottfried Semper -- From "Lectures on Architecture" (1872) / Eugene-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc -- From "Prolegomena to a Psychology of Architecture" (1886) / Heinrich Wolfflin -- "The Geometric Style" (1893) / Alois Riegl -- "Forms in the Realm of Space" (1934) / Henri Focillon
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 392 pages
Isbn
9780300075519
Lccn
00042881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44425394
  • (OCoLC)ocm44425394
Label
The theory of decorative art : an anthology of European & American writings, 1750-1940, edited by Isabelle Frank ; with translations by David Britt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-379) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. THE FUNCTIONS OF THE DECORATIVE ARTS: The Uses of Beauty: From "Preliminary Discourse to the 'Encyclopedia'" (1751) / Jean Le Rond d'Alembert -- From "Preliminary Ideas on the Theory of Ornament" (1785) / Karl Philipp Moritz -- "On Metal-Work" (1841) / A. Welby Pugin -- "The Lamp of Beauty" (1849) [and] "Modern Manufacture and Design" (1859) / John Ruskin -- "The Arts and Crafts of To-day" (1889) / William Morris -- "Where are we Going?" (1897-98) / Samuel Bing -- "Manifesto of the Staatliche Bauhaus in Weimar" (1919) / Walter Gropius -- "Type-Needs: Type-Furniture" (1925) / Le Corbusier -- The Theory of Function: From "Concerning the Formal Principles of Ornament and its Significance as Artistic Symbol" (1856) / Gottfried Semper -- From "A Historical Grammer of the Visual Arts (1897-99) / Alois Riegl -- "Adornment" (1908) / George Simmel -- "On the Use of the Knife at Table" and "On the Use of the Fork at Table" (1939) / Norbert Elias -- II. MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES OF THE DECORATIVE ARTS: The Artist-Designer and The Machine: "Art" (1751) / Denis Diderot -- "Art and Handicraft" (1797) / Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- "On Metal-work " (1841) / A. Welby Pugin -- "The Lamp of Truth" and "The Lamp of Life" (1849) / John Ruskin -- "Science, Art, and Industry" (1852) / Gottfried Semper -- "The Revival of Handicraft" (1888) / William Morris -- "Hand Work -- Machine Work" (1899) / Adolf von Hildebrand -- "The Importance of the Applied Arts, and their Relation to Common Life" (1892) / Walter Crane
  • "The Decorative Arts and the Machine" (1895) / P. Rioux de Maillou "Observations Toward a Synthesis of Art" (1895) / Henry van de Velde -- "The Art and Craft of the Machine" (1901) / Frank Lloyd Wright -- "The Decorative Art of Today" (1925) / Le Corbusier -- The Theory of Technique: From "Style in the Technical and Tectonic Arts" (1860) / Gottfried Semper -- From "Problems of Style" (1893) / Alois Riegl -- "Art and Craft" (1938) / R.G. Collingwood. III. ORNAMENT AND STYLE IN THE DECORATIVE ARTS: Ornament and its Principles: From "Reflections on the Origin, Growth, and Decline of Decoration in the Fine Arts" (1759) / Friedrich August Krubsacius -- From "Preliminary Ideas on the Theory of Ornament" (1793) / Karl Philipp Moritz -- "The Lamp of Sacrifice" and "The Lamp of Beauty" (1829) / John Ruskin
  • "General Principles in the Arrangement of Form and Colour in Architecture and the Decorative Arts" (1856) / Owen Jones -- "Decorative Art and Its Dogmas" (1880) / Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer -- "Ornament in Architecture" (1892) / Louis Sullivan -- "Ornament and Crime" (1910) / Adolf Loos -- "Ornament" (1912) / Karl Grosz --The Theory of Style: "Ornament of Savage Tribes" and "Moresque Ornament" (1856) / Owen Jones -- "The Textile Art" (1860) / Gottfried Semper -- From "Lectures on Architecture" (1872) / Eugene-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc -- From "Prolegomena to a Psychology of Architecture" (1886) / Heinrich Wolfflin -- "The Geometric Style" (1893) / Alois Riegl -- "Forms in the Realm of Space" (1934) / Henri Focillon
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 392 pages
Isbn
9780300075519
Lccn
00042881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44425394
  • (OCoLC)ocm44425394

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