Antique Print-DECORATION-ARABIAN-MORISH-MOTIVES-ORNAMENT-Plate 27-Dolmetsch-1887

Subject: Plate 27: 'Arabisch-Maurisch - Mosaikarbeiten und Glasirte Thonarbeiten' (Arabian-Morish - Mosaic and glass toning.)
Condition: Very good, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional light staining from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Original colour lithograph on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 30 x 33.5 cm. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 30.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 11.8 x 13.2 inch. The image size is ca. 7.7 x 12 inch.
Part Number: 24260
Location: A106-14
Description: This plate originates from: 'Der Ornamenten Schatz. Ein Musterbuch stilvoller Ornamente aus allen Kunstepochen.' (The Treasury of Ornament: Pattern in the Decorative Arts.), by H. Dolmetsch, published in Stuttgart, Germany by Julius Hoffman, in several editions between 1887-1913. English, American and French editions were published as well. A famous German ornament book. We do not know exactly from which (German) edition this plate originates.

Artists and Engravers: Author: Heinrich Dolmetsch (1846-1908) was a German Architect, particularly active in Church building and renovation in SW Germany. The lithographers for this series are H. Kolb and H. Dolmetsch.